Other families of larger mothsPterolocera sp.

Unidentified Pterolocera anthelid moth at East Lynne, NSW

2 images

Pterolocera sp. at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017
Pterolocera sp. at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017
Pterolocera sp. at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017

Identification history

Other families of larger moths Pterolocera sp. 17 Nov 2017 KimPullen
Other families of larger moths Pterolocera sp. 11 Nov 2017 KimPullen
Unidentified 11 Nov 2017 JackieMiles1K

Author's notes

Hairy caterpillar about 50mm long, clinging to a stick on the ground (I lifted it off the ground to take the photo),

2 comments

JackieMiles1K wrote:
   12 Nov 2017
Hi Kim, Certainly looks very like the other images on line for that genus, though I couldn't find any that were an exact match.
KimPullen wrote:
   17 Nov 2017
I can't match it to a species either, Jackie, so I'll leave it as 'sp.'.

Please Login or Register to comment.

Nearby sightings

Patersonia glabrata at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017
Poranthera ericifolia at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017
Pimelea linifolia subsp. linifolia at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017
Podolobium ilicifolium at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017
Patersonia glabrata at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017
Poranthera ericifolia at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017
Pimelea linifolia subsp. linifolia at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017
Podolobium ilicifolium at East Lynne, NSW - 10 Nov 2017

Page: 1 

Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 10 Nov 2017 Recorded on
  • JackieMiles Recorded by
  • Website Reported via
NatureMapr - The Citizen Science Platform NatureMapr - The Citizen Science Platform NatureMapr - The Citizen Science Platform
10707 sightings of 5756 species in 161 locations from 391 members
Powered by NatureMapr |  Atlas of Life in the Coastal Wilderness operates under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia |  Privacy