Mini Owlet Moth
Dorsal, ~7mm
Mini Owlet Moth
Profile, wingspan ~16mm
Mini Owlet Moth (Mataeomera mesotaenia)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)
Order: Moth Butterfly (Lepidoptera)
Family: Owlet moth (:Noctuoidea Noctuidae)
Species: Mini Owlet Moth (Mataeomera mesotaenia)
This Photo:     Camera artifacts

EXTRA - Photo Specific Information:
These photo's are all of one specimen (you can see from the missing palp). This shot was taken without the flash, but because the table is a similar colour, the automatic white balance has washed it out.
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)

Copyright © 2017- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 21-Feb-2017
This species is an Australian Native Species