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Dew Moth (Setina irrorella)

Observed: 9th July 2013 By: GaryTGaryT’s reputation in InvertebratesGaryT’s reputation in InvertebratesGaryT’s reputation in Invertebrates

Never seen these before, there were quite a few flying around though. Hard to photograph as they nearly always landed on other side of the grass stem. Any ideas?

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Dew Moth (Setina irrorella) interacts


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ID comment

Described as a mainly coastal species but occasionally occurring inland. On the NBN records there are several sightings in the vicinity of this shot.

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Thanks for the ID and comment, guys.