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Leptocroca sanguinolenta

Leptocroca sanguinolenta

Description:

A small moth tubular shaped at rest with dark toothed markings on pale tan wings. Approximately 18mm long.

Habitat:

In a local nature reserve adjoining a national park.

Notes:

Common name might be 'Large Winter Leptocroca Moth'.
Thanks to Leuba for finding this ID before me.
family: OECOPHORIDAE
subfamily: OECOPHORINAE
supertribe: Barea group
tribe: Barea Subgroup 7
http://bie.ala.org.au/species/Leptocroca...

1 Species ID Suggestions

Large Winter Leptocroca Moth
Leptocroca sanguinolenta Leptocroca sanginolenta


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1 Comment

Maria dB
Maria dB 4 years ago

Nice that one photo shows the tubular shape

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.86, Long: 145.32

Spotted on Jun 7, 2014
Submitted on Jun 27, 2014

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