(one synonym : Prototypa dryina Turner, 1916)
OENOCHROMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 4)
The adult moths of this species are brown, with a thin dark dotted line across, and a dark dot near the middle of each forewing. Both of the males and the females in this genus have thread-like antennae. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
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.
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera III,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 4, Part 4 (1890), p. 1142, No. 1.
(written 8 May 2014, updated 12 September 2020)