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Abantiades hyalinatus

Mustard Ghost Moth at Nerrigundah, NSW

Abantiades hyalinatus at Nerrigundah, NSW - 15 Mar 2019
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Identification history

Abantiades hyalinatus 15 Mar 2019 GlennCocking
Abantiades hyalinatus 15 Mar 2019 PurplePaisley
Unidentified 15 Mar 2019 PurplePaisley

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User's notes

Found on its back while we were walking. Couldn't fly, seemingly at end of life. I put it on a stump so the ants couldn't get it but it had died when checked half an hour later.

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   17 Mar 2019
I should have added that this was seen the morning after around 19mls rainfall, and at 11am.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 15 Mar 2019 12:00 AM Recorded on
  • PurplePaisley Recorded by
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