Tiny Case Moth
S1: Ventral
Adelaide Hills
Bird Nest Moth
Dorsal
 
      
Yellow and Purple Clothes Moth (Edosa meliphanes)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)     iNaturalist Observation
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Tineid Moth (:Tineoidea Tineidae)
Species: Yellow and Purple Clothes Moth (Edosa meliphanes)
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General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2017-2021 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 20-Oct-2017
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.