Some female adult moths of LYMANTRIINAE in Australia
Tussock Moths
EREBIDAE,   NOCTUOIDEA
 
  
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@yahoo.com)
and
Stella Crossley

LYMANTRIINAE

eggs
  
LYMANTRIINAE

caterpillars
  
LYMANTRIINAE

pupae
  
LYMANTRIINAE

moths
  
LYMANTRIINAE

undersides
 
LYMANTRIINAE

forewings

Most of the Australian species in this subfamily have females with normal wings, but as can be seen here, some have females that have undeveloped wings and so cannot fly.


Acyphas chionitis

Arctornis queenslandica

Calliteara farenoides

Calliteara pura

Euproctis habrostola

Euproctis lucifuga

Euproctis niphobola

Euproctis semifusca

Iropoca rotundata

Leptocneria reducta

Lymantria antennata

Lymantria lunata

Lymantria pelospila

Olene cookiensis

Olene dryina

Olene mendosa

Orgyia anartoides

Orgyia athlophora

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(written 8 July 2015, updated 19 February 2017, 30 April 2019, 21 July 2020, 16 April 2021, 25 January 2022)