Metallic Sedge Moth
Cabbage Moth
S3: Darker
Cabbage Moth (Plutella xylostella)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Diamondback Moth (:Yponomeutoid Plutellidae)
Species: Cabbage Moth (Plutella xylostella)
This Photo:     S2: Pale
Other name: Diamondback Moth

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills
This introduced species is highly variable in it's colours. The antennae always have banding, however, and point forward.

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 24-Sep-2014
This species is classed as I (Introduced - Foriegn)