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Oecophorid moth

Barea codrella

Description:

Wingspan about 20mm. Attracted to light.

Habitat:

Outer urban back yard.

Notes:

Found in NSW, Vic, Tas, SA, southern WA and sometimes NZ
Larvae found under the fallen bark of Eucalyptus, in the sapwood of E obliqua, under the bark of Acacia,in a gall on Exocarpus cupressiformis, and in moist Masonite building board.

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Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.90, Long: 145.31

Spotted on Oct 20, 2015
Submitted on Jan 22, 2016

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