Dash Dot Concealer Moth
Dash Dot Concealer Moth
Dash Dot Concealer Moth (Philobota sp ES01)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Oecophorid Moth (:Gelechioidea Oecophoridae)
Species: Dash Dot Concealer Moth (Philobota sp ES01)
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General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere
Head & body is ~8mm long, with a wingspan of ~21mm.
We have found specimens in Apr, July, Aug (most), Oct & Nov.

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This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.