Pink Arhodia
S2, Female, anterior
Off-marked Heath Moth
S8, Male
Pink Arhodia (Arhodia lasiocamparia)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometridae Oenochrominae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Pink Arhodia (Arhodia lasiocamparia)
This Photo:     🔍S2, Female, ventral🔎

Thank you Matt Campbell for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~17mm long for both genders. Males have large bipectinate antennae, while female's are filiform.
Peter McQuillan said "Is a complex of multiple species yet to be resolved".

Copyright © 2023-2024 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 16-Feb-2023
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.