Unravelling Ochrogaster lunifer, a cryptic species complex.

Nicole McMullen (The University of Queensland). Ochrogaster lunifer Herrich-Schäffer 1855, commonly known as the bag shelter moth, is a relatively ubiquitous and abundant Australian native moth species. The caterpillars’ behaviour of processioning in single file has meant that many Australians are familiar with them. Their nest, a silken ‘bag’, is used as a retreat during the …

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