|Class:||Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)|
|Order:||Moth Butterfly (Lepidoptera)|
|Family:||Seed Borer (:Gelechioidea Cosmopterigidae)|
|Species:||Tufted Moth (Trachydora sp)|
|Other name:||Shark Moth|
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
Estimated wingspan from the flyscreen is ~12mm. A small moth with a number of tufted scales on the back, with orange bases, and the trailing forewings are turned up when at rest.