Streaked Concealer Moth
Bud Borer Moth
Crawling Concealer Moth (Pilostibes serpta)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Oecophorid Moth (:Gelechioidea Oecophoridae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Crawling Concealer Moth (Pilostibes serpta)
This Photo:     Dorsal

Thank you Mark Hura for identifying and Ian McMillan for confirming the id of this species for us

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

Copyright © 2023-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 22-Jan-2023
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.