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Magpie Moth

Nyctemera baulus

Description:

Brown with white markings, body length 2cms, long probiscis (galea), feeding on the nectar. Brightly coloured striped abdomen to deter predators.

Habitat:

Working all of the flowers on Alphitonia oblata. James Cook University, Cairns QLD

Notes:

ex-Nyctemera secundiana

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2 Comments

Andrea Lim
Andrea Lim 7 years ago

Thank you Maria!

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Great series!

Andrea Lim
Spotted by
Andrea Lim

Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Apr 20, 2013
Submitted on Apr 20, 2013

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