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April in the Box/Ironbark.

A warm night was characterised by the large number of small moths to the light with a relatively small number of larger species coming in. The most spectacular of the latter was a female Showy Geometrid, Niceteria macrocosma, (Ennominae, Nacophorini.) Two more in the same sub-family, the Grey-caped Line-moth, Stibaroma melanotoxa, And the Orange-hooded Crest-moth, […]

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Garden Moths, March.

A cool night with close to a full moon and a light breeze was not ideal, but a couple of hours saw a reasonable selection come in to the light. The first was one of several Crypsiphona ocultaria, the Red-lined Geometrid, a common but very neat species. (Geometrinae.) Another early arrival to the sheet situated […]

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