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Object Detail

Heliothis punctigera. A medium sized moth. It is a pale cream almost whitish colour. The forewings are slightly more coloured than the hindwings. The hindwings have a dusky brown edging.
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Collected by Ken Fox 1968
Species described by Wallengren 1860 from Australia.
Occasional immigrate established for the summer but overwriting is doubtful.
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