Solanum Moth
Black and White Crambid
S2: Dorsal, length ~9mm, wingspan ~20mm
Black and White Crambid (Scoparia exhibitalis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Crambid Snout Moth (:Pyraloidea Crambidae)
Species: Black and White Crambid (Scoparia exhibitalis)
This Photo:     S1: Dorsal

Thank you Don Herbison-Evans for identifying this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 05-Oct-2016
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.