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Philobota Moth

Philobota latifissella


A golden yellow moth about 11 mm long. Both costal margins were a dark brown and both forewings showed a curved brown line running up from the apices. Either side of head and thorax also appeared dark. Labial palps were curved and antennae held out.


Suburban garden


Not much information on this moth. Family: Oecophoridae Subfamily: Oecophorinae

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Leuba Ridgway
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Leuba Ridgway

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Oct 28, 2013
Submitted on Oct 30, 2013

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