Photos of undersides of adult
Butterflies and Moths in Australia
 
  
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


eggs
  

caterpillars
  

pupae
  

adults


AGANAIDAE

Tropical Tiger Moths

ANTHELIDAE

Australian Woolly Bears

ARCTIIDAE

Footmen, Woolly Bears, Tiger Moths

BATRACHEDRIDAE

Fringed Moths

CASTNIIDAE

Sun Moths

CHOREUTIDAE

Metalmark Moths

COSMOPTERIGIDAE

Seed Borers

COSSIDAE

Witchetty Grubs, Borers, Goat Moths

CRAMBIDAE

Webworms, Shoot Borers

DREPANIDAE

Hook Tip Moths

EUPTEROTIDAE

Monkey Moths

GELECHIIDAE

Twirler Moths

GEOMETRIDAE

Inchworms, Carpets, Emeralds, Waves

HEPIALIDAE

Ghost Moths, Swift Moths

HERMINIIDAE

Dead-leaf Worms

HESPERIIDAE

Skippers, Darters

HYBLAEIDAE

Teak Moths

HYPERTROPHIDAE

Twig Moths

> LASIOCAMPIDAE

Lappet & Snout Moths

LECITHOCERIDAE

Tropical Longhorned Moths

LIMACODIDAE

Cup & Slug Moths

LYCAENIDAE

Blues, Coppers

LYMANTRIIDAE

Tussock Moths

NOCTUIDAE

Cutworms, Underwings

NOLIDAE

Hatted Caterpillars

NOTODONTIDAE

Bag Shelter Moths,
Processionary Caterpillars

NYMPHALIDAE

Satyrs, Nymphs, Danaiids

OECOPHORIDAE

Concealer Moths

PAPILIONIDAE

Swallowtails, Birdwings

PIERIDAE

Whites, Yellows

PLUTELLIDAE

Diamondback Moths

PSYCHIDAE

Bagworms

PYRALIDAE

Snout, Frass, Meal, & Flour Moths

SATURNIIDAE

Emperor Moths

SESIIDAE

Clear Wings

SPHINGIDAE

Hawk Moths

THYRIDIDAE

Picture-winged Leaf Moths

TINEIDAE

Clothes Moths

TORTRICIDAE

Leaf Rollers, Bell Moths

URANIIDAE

Day-flying Moths

XYLORYCTIDAE

Timber Moths

ZYGAENIDAE

Burnet Moths

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(written 31 August 2014, updated 27 July 2017)