White Tussock Moth
Female, dorsal
Ellura
Omnivorous Tussock Moth
Larva 1, dorsal
 
                      
White Tussock Moth (Acyphas chionitis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Tiger Moth (:Noctuoidea Erebidae)
Species: White Tussock Moth (Acyphas chionitis)
This Photo:     Dorsal

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

Copyright © 2011-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 25-Dec-2011
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.