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Mnesampela privata (Autumn gum moth)

Wikipedia Abstract

Mnesampela privata, the autumn gum moth, is a moth of the Geometridae family. It is found in most of Australia. The wingspan is about 40 mm. The larvae feed on Eucalyptus species and is considered a pest for Eucalyptus plantations.
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Prey / Diet

Eucalyptus amygdalina (Black peppermint)[1]
Eucalyptus camaldulensis (river redgum)[1]
Eucalyptus cinerea (argyle apple)[1]
Eucalyptus cordata (silver-dollar eucalyptus)[1]
Eucalyptus crenulata (Buxton Gum)[1]
Eucalyptus grandis (grand eucalyptus)[1]
Eucalyptus gunnii (cider gum)[1]
Eucalyptus lamprocalyx (eurabbie)[2]
Eucalyptus leucoxylon (white ironbark)[1]
Eucalyptus nitens (shining gum)[1]
Eucalyptus nitida (Smithton peppermint gum)[1]
Eucalyptus obliqua (messmate)[1]
Eucalyptus odorata (Peppermint box)[1]
Eucalyptus perriniana (spinning gum)[1]
Eucalyptus pilularis (blackbutt)[1]
Eucalyptus saligna (Sydney bluegum)[1]
Eucalyptus stellulata (Black Sallee)[1]
Eucalyptus tenuiramis (silver peppermint)[1]
Eucalyptus urnigera (urn gum)[1]
Eucalyptus viminalis (manna gum)[1]

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
2HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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