Indian Meal Moth
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Ellura
Black Pyralid
S2: Deceased, dorsal
 
                      
Indian Meal Moth (Plodia interpunctella)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)     iNaturalist Observation
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Grass Moth (:Pyraloidea Pyralidae)
Species: Indian Meal Moth (Plodia interpunctella)
This Photo:     🔍Ventral🔎
Other names: Indianmeal Moth or Indian-meal Moth

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~7mm long, ~17mm wingspan
We found one in December

Copyright © 2017-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 31-Dec-2017
This species is classed as If (Foreign Introduction)