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Wingia hesperidella

Wingia hesperidella

Description:

About 18mm long; mango and paw paw colours.

Habitat:

BBQ area wall in a local nature reserve.

Notes:

superfamily: GELECHIOIDEA family: OECOPHORIDAE subfamily: OECOPHORINAE supertribe: Wingia group tribe: Wingia Subgroup 9 genus: Wingia This attractive little moth is a litter specialist and possibly a scat specialist? Discussion here http://www.photomacrography.net/forum/vi...

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1 Comment

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 6 years ago

Beautiful ! - like a tiny sliver of Mango skin.

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Nov 7, 2013
Submitted on Nov 7, 2013

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