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Sinpunctiptilia emissalis

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Sinpunctiptilia emissalis

Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Pterophoridae
Genus: Sinpunctiptilia
Species: S. emissalis
Binomial name
Sinpunctiptilia emissalis
Walker, 1864
  • Platyptilus emissalis Walker 1864
  • Platyptilia emissalis Walker, 1864
  • Platyptilia omissalis Fletcher, 1926
  • Gillmeria omissalis (Fletcher, 1926)
  • Paraplatyptilia omissalis (Fletcher, 1926)

Sinpunctiptilia emissalis is a moth of the Pterophoridae family. It is found in Australia, including Tasmania. [1]

Its wingspan is about 20 mm. Adults have brown plumes, with two pale marks near each forewing apex, and several dark marks on each forewing costa.

The larvae feed on the leaves of Derwentia perfoliata.


External links

  • Australian Insects
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