Image: Sketches by Fanny Stirling, August -September1839

Sketches by Fanny Stirling, August -September1839

Sketches of the life cycle of the Saunder's case moth Metura elongatus (Saunders, 1847)  by Fanny Stirling drawn in August and September 1839.
 

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Notes

 The larvae are very unfussy feeders, and will eat almost any green plant. REad moore information about this species at http://www1.ala.org.au/gallery2/v/Psychidae/Meturaelongatus/metura_elongatus_01.jpg.html

 

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