Herringbone Caterpillar
Ventral, ~30mm
Owlet Moth
Owlet Moth (Proteuxoa sp ES3)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Owlet moth (:Noctuoidea Noctuidae Acronictinae)
Species: Owlet Moth (Proteuxoa sp ES3)
This Photo:     Dorsal

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
We thought this was Proteuxoa marginalis, but Marilyn Hewish kindly advised otherwise.

Copyright © 2017- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 24-Mar-2017
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.