OENOCHROMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graham McDonald, taken in northern Queensland)
The adult moths of this species have forewings that are grey, with variable yellow markings. The hindwings are yellow with broad dark grey edges. The wingspan is about 6 cms.
The species occurs in
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
Graham J. McDonald,
Moths of Tropical North Queensland,
Issue 75 (December 2014), pp. 7-12, Figure 3.
Butterflies and Other Invertebrates Club.
New species of Drepanulidae, Uraniidae, Epiplemidae, and Geometridae from the Papuan Region,
Volume 3 (1896), p. 281.
(written 18 February 2015)