Red-blotched Pyralid
S2, dorsal
Red-blotched Pyralid
S2, profile
Red-blotched Pyralid (Morosaphycita oculiferella)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Grass Moth (:Pyraloidea Pyralidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Red-blotched Pyralid (Morosaphycita oculiferella)
This Photo:     🔍S1, profile🔎

Thank you Dr Bevan Buirchell for confirming the id of this species for us

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

Copyright © 2017-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 12-Sep-2017
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.