Streaked Heath Moth
S2, Female, dorsal
|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:||🔍S1, Male, dorsal🔎|
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".
We've photographed a male & female in Nov (M) & Feb (F)