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Tortricid Moth

Epitymbia alaudana

Description:

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.

Habitat:

Spotted resting on wall under bright garden lights on a warm night.
https://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:...

Notes:

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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