Ptomaphila lacrymosa

Ptomaphila lacrymosa
Early November 2007
Image by Elizabeth Daley, used with permission.

Late September 2012

Mid April 2016
Marion Bay
Attracted to light

Early January 2020
Arthur River
Dead specimen

Ptomaphila lacrymosa larva
Early January 2012
Mount Field National Park
Identification thanks to Lynne Forster.

Mid September 2012
Narawntapu National Park
On a wombat carcass.

Early November 2014
Knocklofty Reserve, Hobart
Different individuals on a wallaby carcass

early instar
Early February 2021
Marion Bay
IMG 8324  IMG 8326  IMG 8327