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Unidentified at suppressed - 10 Oct 2019
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Identification history

Philobota sp. 31 Oct 2019 ibaird
Philobota baryptera 31 Oct 2019 ibaird
Unidentified 12 Oct 2019 jbromilow50

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Author's notes

Maybe Acantholena siccella?

4 comments

   1 Nov 2019
Maybe P. Baryptera
   1 Nov 2019
Or P. Mathematica
ibaird wrote:
   1 Nov 2019
This is likely a Philobota sp. but I'm unsure as to species. P. baryptera seems close on appearance but that species apparently has a restricted northern NSW and southern Qld distribution. I have ruled out P. mucida and Acontholena. This specimen has a definite yellowish head colouration.
   1 Nov 2019
Black triangle on costa is consistent with P. mathematica, I think.

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  • 10 Oct 2019 10:13 PM Recorded on
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