(previously known as Carecomotis costiplaga)
BOARMIINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The adult moth is greenish or greyish brown with a pattern of dark wavy lines across each wing. The moth has a wingspan of about 4 cms.
The species has been found in
as well as in
Further reading :
A revision of the genus Carecomotis (Lep. Geometridae),
Annals and Magazine of Natural History,
Series 12, Volume 6 (1953), p. 129.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 61.
(updated 5 February 2010, 25 June 2020)