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Prionocris complanula

Prionocris complanula

Description:

About 14mm long; pinkish tones under flash; pale tan with no flash.

Habitat:

On the wall of the local primary school at night.

Notes:

superfamily: GELECHIOIDEA family: OECOPHORIDAE subfamily: OECOPHORINAE supertribe: Wingia group tribe: Wingia Subgroup 11 genus: Prionocris .... Thanks SS. So it's actually another Wingia. http://bie.ala.org.au/species/Prionocris...

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3 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Thanks SS. After finding a few more Gharra and Prionocris to compare. I'm going with that name for this one.

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

Interesting one Stephen. The known range is possibly out for us. Have to stick with G.demotica for now.

StephenSolomons
StephenSolomons 7 years ago

I was researching my own Garrha and found this http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au...

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Mar 2, 2013
Submitted on Mar 3, 2013

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