Brown Eutelin Moth
Ventral
Ellura
White Tussock Moth
Female, profile
 
    
Brown Eutelin Moth (Pataeta carbo)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Owlet moth (:Noctuoidea Euteliidae)
Species: Brown Eutelin Moth (Pataeta carbo)

Thank you Peter Marriott for confirming the identification of this species

Thank you Dr Ken Walker for confirming the identification of this species

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
This was the 1st record for SA on the Atlas of Living Australia

Copyright © 2015- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 10-Feb-2015
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.