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Tortricid Moth

Epitymbia alaudana


A blotchy brown winged moth with a wing span of about 15 mm. The sub marginal area showed creamy white patterns with similar pale patches in the middle of the inner margins.


Spotted resting on wall under bright garden lights on a warm night.


These moths are seen in all eastern states of Australia.
I haven't found much information on this moth except that it has a synonym - Capua periopa Family: Tortricidae
Subfamily: Tortricinae

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Leuba Ridgway
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Leuba Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Nov 29, 2019
Submitted on Nov 30, 2019

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