OENOCHROMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Specimen: courtesy of the Macleay Museum, University of Sydney)
The adult moth of this species is brown with a white subterminal line along each wing margin, and a broad white diagonal line across each fore wing. It has a wingspan of about 2.5 cms. The natural posture of the moth has the wings partly folded above its back.
The species is found in
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria: Part 4,
Emeralds and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2012, pp. 14-15, 20-21.
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 26 (1863), p. 1742.
(updated 20 June 2013)