Spotted Wide-winged Plume Moth
Male: Wing "hair"
Murray Mallee Region
Horehound Plume Moth
Xerodes Plume Moth (Stangeia xerodes)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Plume Moth (:Pterophorioidea Pterophoridae)
Species: Xerodes Plume Moth (Stangeia xerodes)
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General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee SA, Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 04-Oct-2011
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.