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Pseudanapaea transvestita The orange cup moth has a wingspan of 30 mm. Larvae feed on foliage of eucalyptus species in family Myrtaceae. Australia,Geotagged,Lepidoptera,Limacodidae,Moth,New South Wales,Orange cup moth,Pseudanapaea transvestita,insect,invertebrate Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Pseudanapaea transvestita

The orange cup moth has a wingspan of 30 mm. Larvae feed on foliage of eucalyptus species in family Myrtaceae.

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  1. Beautiful moth, Ruth! Have you seen the forum post about the upcoming moth week?

    https://www.jungledragon.com/forum/2/campfire/845/national_moth_week_2019.html
    Posted one month ago

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The Orange Cup Moth, ''Pseudanapaea transvestita'', is a species of moth of the Limacodidae family. It is found in the east of Australia.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Ruth Spigelman
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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded May 31, 2019. Captured Mar 28, 2018 12:19 in 59 Merewether St, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/20.0
  • 1/99s
  • ISO1600
  • 100mm