Australian Native Budworm
Lesser Budworm
S1: Orange Morph, body
Lesser Budworm (Heliothis punctifera)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)     iNaturalist Observation
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Owlet moth (:Noctuoidea Noctuidae Heliothinae)
Species: Lesser Budworm (Heliothis punctifera)
This Photo:     S1: Orange Morph, dorsal

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

Copyright © 2013-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 27-Aug-2013
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.