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
CHOREUTIDAE
Metalmark Moths
COSMOPTERIGIDAE
Seed Borers
COSSIDAE
Witchetty Grubs, Borers, Goat Moths
CRAMBIDAE
Webworms, Shoot Borers
DREPANIDAE
Hook Tip 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
PYRALIDAE
Snout, Frass, Meal, & Flour Moths
SATURNIIDAE
Emperor Moths
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 23 October 2016)