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Heliotrope Moth taken at onkaparinga gorge south australia Australia,Geotagged,Heliotrope Moth,Moth,Moth Week 2018,Spring,Utetheisa pulchelloides Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. wonderful shot, goes really well with the sunny flowers. Posted 5 years ago
  2. Well done. There was a mini plague of these in Vic and Tas around Dec-Jan. Posted 5 years ago

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''Utetheisa pulchelloides'', the heliotrope moth, is a moth of the family Erebidae. It is found in the Indo-Australian region including Borneo, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Papua, Seychelles and most of Australia.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Jef braund
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By Jef braund

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Uploaded Dec 6, 2015. Captured Nov 27, 2015 14:04 in LOT 109 Piggott Range Rd, Onkaparinga Hills SA 5163, Australia.
  • NIKON D3200
  • f/8.0
  • 10/5000s
  • ISO100
  • 55mm