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Monthly Archive for August, 2016

The Anthelidae #2.

Twenty two species of Anthela are listed for Victoria, many are from the north of the state, while six have come to the light locally, viz. acuta, repleta, nicothoe, ocellata, addita, and ferruginosa. Acuta is extremely variable and is properly referred to as the acuta complex, as further study may indicate that there are more […]

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The Anthelidae.

This family of moths is confined to Australia and New Guinea, and  there are members of seven genera in Victoria. Six of the seven genera may be encountered in Gippsland, but so far members of just four have come to the light, viz. Anthela, Chelepteryx, Nataxa, and Pterolocera. This post will deal with the latter […]

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