Epiphryne verriculata

So, a cabbage tree moth. We collected a cabbage tree moth caterpillar and kept if for a while.

Cabbage tree caterpillar (here it is on an acorn leaf, but we fed it on fresh new inner leaves of a cabbage tree)

It spun a cocoon and hatched into a moth.

Cabbage tree moth (Epiphryne verriculata)

Cabbage tree moths have beautiful stripy wings. They are used to camouflage it on the surface of dead cabbage tree leaves.

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