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Dark-banded footman

Thallarcha partita

Description:

This is a beautiful small moth about 15mm long. Its wings were a bright orange-yellow with black bands. Antennae were about a third of the body length.

Habitat:

Endemic to Australia and found only in the south-east corner of the continent. This moth was spotted in the garden.

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1 Comment

Joltik
Joltik 7 years ago

pretty!!

Leuba Ridgway
Spotted by
Leuba Ridgway

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Oct 9, 2012
Submitted on Oct 9, 2012

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