Tactile Tuft Moth
S3, Crest, profile
Tactile Tuft Moth
S3, Scales, close up
Tactile Tuft Moth (Aquita tactalis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Tuft Moth (:Noctuoidea Nolidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Tactile Tuft Moth (Aquita tactalis)
This Photo:     🔍S3, Crest, anterior🔎

Thank you RattyExplores for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~11mm long, ~32mm wingspan

Copyright © 2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 28-Jan-2023
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.