Lasiocampidae #6.


Ten Victorian species, of which five may occur in the local area. So far however only one has come to the light, Porela delineata, a state wide species, the larvae of which feed on Eucalypt and Leptospermum foliage. This attractive moth is a frequent visitor to the light, on the wing mainly in the warmer months, only males have been photographed.

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Reference and further reading,
Moths of Victoria Volume 1.