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Other families of larger mothsAglaosoma variegata

A Prominent moth at Wonboyn, NSW

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Aglaosoma variegata at Wonboyn, NSW - 29 Jan 2020
Aglaosoma variegata at Wonboyn, NSW - 29 Jan 2020

Identification history

Other families of larger moths Aglaosoma variegata 3 Feb 2020 GlennCocking
Other families of larger moths Aglaosoma variegata 2 Feb 2020 GlennCocking
Unidentified 2 Feb 2020 wickedtatz

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Author's notes

Moth has mottled brown and white wings with touches of red. It was on laundry window late in the afternoon.

3 comments

   2 Feb 2020
Nice looking creature, but the location is a bit weird, down in Nadgee south of Wonboyn beach, where I am pretty sure there are no laundries! Needs fixing - use the edit button on the top right of the screen and click on the correct location on the map.
wickedtatz wrote:
   2 Feb 2020
Sorry ... did not enlarge map and cite marker on the correct spot. Old and out of practice (they are my excuses, and I am sticking to them).
   2 Feb 2020
That looks a lot more plausible, thanks. Always good to zoom right in, to save things appearing to be out in the ocean or other improbable spots.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 28 Jan 2020 Recorded on
  • wickedtatz Recorded by

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