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Lucky find.  Australia,Capusa senilis,Geotagged,Spring Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

    comments (12)

  1. You must be very pleased with this spotting. What a fascinating moth caterpillar. Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks Ernst-was grateful that I could identify it through iNaturalist! Posted one year ago
  2. WOW! Incredibly beautiful caterpillar! Nice find! Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks Christine Posted one year ago
  3. This is just amazing, and stopped me cold in my tracks. I love the candy cane hook pose. Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks William-hadn’t seen one like this before. Posted one year ago
  4. Whoa, congrats on this find! Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks Ferdy Posted one year ago
  5. Well done Annie Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks Niel Posted one year ago
  6. Super shot. These can be tricky to ID as they come in green and yellow too. Posted one year ago
    1. Thanks Mark. Took quite a while to ID because I’d never seen one this colour before! Posted one year ago

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''Capusa senilis'', the black-banded wedge-moth, is a moth of the family Geometridae. The species was first described by Francis Walker in 1857. It is found in the south-eastern quarter of Australia.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Neptune
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Uploaded Oct 17, 2021. Captured Oct 17, 2021 12:14 in 2W Woodford Ave, Woodford NSW 2778, Australia.
  • NIKON D7500
  • f/18.0
  • 1/320s
  • ISO400
  • 60mm