Red-blotched Pyralid
S5, iso-view
Adelaide Hills
Indian Meal Moth
Teatree Web Moth (Orthaga thyrisalis)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Grass Moth (:Pyraloidea Pyralidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Teatree Web Moth (Orthaga thyrisalis)
This Photo:     🔍Dorsal🔎

Thank you Prof Victor W Fazio III† for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere
~12mm long

Copyright © 2018-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 11-Feb-2018
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.