OENOCHROMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Jenny Holmes, Great Western, Victoria)
The adult moths of this species are pale greyish-brown with arcs of dark dots on the wings. The forewings of the males each also have a broad tapering dark wavy sub-marginal line. The wingspan is about 2 cms. The males and the females in this genus both have thread-like antennae.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria: Part 4,
Emeralds and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2012, pp. 16-17.
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 50 (1939), pp. 137-138.
(written 10 August 2014, updated 11 November 2017, 4 October 2020)