LITHININI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ken Harris, Morwell National Park, Victoria)
The wings of the adult moths of this species are brown, with variable markings sometimes including a large dark spot in the middle of each forewing, and a fragmented wavy double submarginal dark line on all four wings. The forewing margins are doubly recurved, and the hindwing margins are scalloped. There is a pair of dark dots on the back of each abdominal segment. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species occurs in
Moths of Victoria: Part 7,
Bark Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (D),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2016, pp. 10-11.
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera V,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 62, Part 4 (1892), p. 646, No. 74.
(written 29 January 2017, updated 10 August 2018, 28 October 2020)