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Less-stick Case Moth


Less-stick Case Moth - Trigonocyttara clandestina

Family Psychidae

This page contains information and pictures about Less-stick Case Moths that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.

Case length 40mm  
From reference information, the female of this species is winged. The larvae form a cylindrical case with few twigs attached lengthwise. They feeds on Eucalyptus and Acacia.  
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3. Insects of Australia - CSIRO, Division of Entomology, Melbourne University Press, 2nd Edition 1991, p854, Fig41.33D.

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Last updated: August 09, 2011.