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Pyralid Moth

Spectrotrota fimbrialis

Description:

A small moth with a wing span of about 20 mm. Wings were a mottled black and grey. A single tuft of stiff pale brown setae was seen on either side, near the wing base pointing inwards towards the midline.
Legs were banded and antennae swept back over the body.

Habitat:

Spotted under bright night lights on a warm night.

Notes:

Family : Pyralidae

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Leuba Ridgway
Spotted by
Leuba Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.90, Long: 145.31

Spotted on Jan 11, 2019
Submitted on Jan 13, 2019

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