Casbia albinotata Warren, 1903
(one synonym : Deilinia acrocosma Turner, 1904)
CABERINI ,   ENNOMINAE ,   GEOMETRIDAE ,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Casbia albinotata
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)

The moths of this species are pale brown with a number of dark lines across each wing. The forewings each have a pale mark near the wingtip. The wingspan is about 3 cms.

The species occurs in

  • Queensland and
  • New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    Buck Richardson,
    Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
    LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 60.

    William Warren,
    New Uraniidae, Drepanulidae and Geometridae from British New Guinea,
    Novitates Zoologicae,
    Volume 10 (1903), pp. 401-402, No. 119.


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    (updated 7 February 2010)