Calico Stem-borer Moth
Adult, back
Ellura
Ladder-marked Twirler Moth
 
                      
Calico Stem-borer Moth (Cryptophasa ochroleuca)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Oecophorid Moth (:Gelechioidea Oecophoridae)
Species: Calico Stem-borer Moth (Cryptophasa ochroleuca)
This Photo:     Adult, Antenna

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

Copyright © 2013-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 19-Oct-2013
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.