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Spodoptera litura

Cluster Caterpillar, Tobacco Cutworm at Rosedale, NSW

Spodoptera litura at Rosedale, NSW - 28 Feb 2019
Spodoptera litura at Rosedale, NSW - 28 Feb 2019
Spodoptera litura at Rosedale, NSW - 28 Feb 2019
Spodoptera litura at Rosedale, NSW - 28 Feb 2019
Spodoptera litura at Rosedale, NSW - 28 Feb 2019
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Identification history

Spodoptera litura 1 Jun 2019 jbromilow50
Spodoptera litura 22 Mar 2019 ibaird
Unidentified 6 Mar 2019 jbromilow50

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Is it some type of Chrysodeiris?

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ibaird wrote:
   23 Mar 2019
No, Spodoptera. This is a crop pest species of international significance which has been recorded on over a hundred field and vegetable crops in Asia, India, the Pacific and in Australia. Its is closely related and difficult to distinguish from S. littoralis.

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Comptosia sp. (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Rosedale, NSW - 22 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50 Comptosia sp. (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Rosedale, NSW - 17 Jan 2020 by jbromilow50 Badumna insignis (Black House-spider) at Rosedale, NSW - 11 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50 Sastragala versicolor (Shield bug) at Rosedale, NSW - 6 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50 Homotrysis sp. (Alleculinae (Comb-clawed beetle)) at Rosedale, NSW - 30 Mar 2019 by jbromilow50 Comptosia sp. (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Rosedale, NSW - 30 Mar 2019 by jbromilow50 Telostylinus angusticollis (Banana Stalk Fly) at Rosedale, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Latrodectus hasseltii (Redback Spider) at Rosedale, NSW - 25 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 BLATTIDAE (Unidentified blattid cockroach) at Rosedale, NSW - 25 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Trapezites symmomus (Splendid Ochre) at Rosedale, NSW - 25 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Eriophora sp. (Garden Orb-weaver) at Rosedale, NSW - 15 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Gryllotalpa sp. (genus) (Mole Cricket) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Calolampra sp. (Cockroach) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Psilogramma casuarinae (Privet Hawk Moth) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Eriophora sp. (Garden Orb-weaver) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50 Mituliodon tarantulinus (Prowling Spider) at Rosedale, NSW - 2 Oct 2018 by jbromilow50
Comptosia sp. (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Rosedale, NSW - 22 Mar 2020 by jbromilow50
Comptosia sp. (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Rosedale, NSW - 17 Jan 2020 by jbromilow50
Badumna insignis (Black House-spider) at Rosedale, NSW - 11 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50
Sastragala versicolor (Shield bug) at Rosedale, NSW - 6 Jul 2019 by jbromilow50
Homotrysis sp. (Alleculinae (Comb-clawed beetle)) at Rosedale, NSW - 30 Mar 2019 by jbromilow50
Comptosia sp. (Unidentified Comptosia bee fly) at Rosedale, NSW - 30 Mar 2019 by jbromilow50
Telostylinus angusticollis (Banana Stalk Fly) at Rosedale, NSW - 28 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Latrodectus hasseltii (Redback Spider) at Rosedale, NSW - 25 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
BLATTIDAE (Unidentified blattid cockroach) at Rosedale, NSW - 25 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Trapezites symmomus (Splendid Ochre) at Rosedale, NSW - 25 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Eriophora sp. (Garden Orb-weaver) at Rosedale, NSW - 15 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Polistes (Polistella) humilis (Common Paper Wasp) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Gryllotalpa sp. (genus) (Mole Cricket) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Calolampra sp. (Cockroach) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Psilogramma casuarinae (Privet Hawk Moth) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Eriophora sp. (Garden Orb-weaver) at Rosedale, NSW - 14 Feb 2019 by jbromilow50
Mituliodon tarantulinus (Prowling Spider) at Rosedale, NSW - 2 Oct 2018 by jbromilow50

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Medium Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 28 Feb 2019 10:10 AM Recorded on
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