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Lili moth -Spodoptera picta  Australia,Geotagged,Lily caterpillar,Spodoptera picta,Summer Click/tap to enlarge

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  1. Beautiful pattern on this moth! Posted 5 months ago
    1. Thanks Christine. The caterpillars also are very colourful .
      But you should see what they do to the lily plant.
      Posted 5 months ago
      1. I just looked it up, and wow - definitely not good for the plant. Posted 5 months ago

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The Lily caterpillar, , is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It was described by Guérin-Méneville in 1838. It is found in the Oriental Region of India, Sri Lanka, Australia, and Japan.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Ernst
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Uploaded Jan 10, 2019. Captured Jan 8, 2019 17:39 in 3 Crusader Rd, Galston NSW 2159, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 700D
  • f/22.0
  • 1/49s
  • ISO6400
  • 55mm