ENNOMINAE in Australia in the tribes:
ABRAXINI, BAPTINI, BOARMIINI, CABERINI, CASSYMINI, EUTOEINI, GONODONTINI, HYPOCHROSINI, LITHININI, MACARIINI, XENOMUSINI and unplaced
(but excluding NACOPHORINI)
GEOMETRIDAE,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
  
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

ENNOMINAE

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ENNOMINAE

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ENNOMINAE

forewings

The adult moths in these tribes of GEOMETRIDAE have cryptic patterns on forewings and hindwings, and normally rest with the hindwings fully or partly exposed.

Some notable species of the 274 Australian named species in ENNOMINAE (excluding NACOPHORINI) are :

Abraxas expectata
Abraxas flavimacula

Amblychia angeronaria
Amblychia subrubida

Amraica debrunnescens

Ateloptila confusa
Azelina biplaga : Acute Point Moth

Boarmia driophila
Boarmia panconita : Variable Bark Moth
Boarmia phloeopa : Scalloped Bark Moth
Boarmia phricomita : Narrow-lined Bark Moth
Boarmia suasaria : Serrated Bark Moth
Boarmia zaloschema : Shaded Bark Moth

Borbacha euchrysa

Bracca matutinata
Bracca rosenbergi
Bracca rotundata

Bulonga distans

Capasa recensata

Casbia albinotata
Casbia calliorma
Casbia celidosema : Trident Casbia
Casbia coniodes : Desert Casbia
Casbia farinalis : Bleached Casbia
Casbia fasciata
Casbia melanops : Pomaderris Moth
Casbia ochthadia
Casbia oenias : Red Casbia
Casbia pallens : Pale Casbia
Casbia plinthodes : Brick-red Casbia
Casbia rectaria
Casbia scardamiata
Casbia tanaoctena : Speckled Casbia
Casbia tetramera : Arched Casbia

Catoria camelaria
Catoria delectaria

Chiasmia assimilis
Chiasmia goldiei
Chiasmia gratularia : Two-coloured Geometrid
Chiasmia inconspicua
Chiasmia margaritis

Chorodna strixaria

Cleora costiplaga
Cleora decisaria
Cleora displicata
Cleora goldfinchi
Cleora illustraria
Cleora injectaria
Cleora nesiotis : Oblong Bark Moth
Cleora perfumosa
Cleora perlepidaria
Cleora repetita
Cleora sabulata
Cleora tenebrata
Cleora species

Clepsiphron calycopis

Corymica pryeri

Craspedosis leucosticta

Didymoctenia exsuperata : Thick-lined Bark Moth

Dissomorphia australiaria : Dashed Geometrid

Dyscheralcis crimnodes

Ectropis bhurmitra : Tea Twig Caterpillar
Ectropis bispinaria : Loop-line Bark Moth
Ectropis calida : Tawny Bark Moth
Ectropis despicata : Oval Bark Moth
Ectropis excursaria : Common Bark Moth
Ectropis fractaria : Ringed Bark Moth
Ectropis fragilis
Ectropis lignea : Dark-tipped Bark Moth

Euphronarcha luxaria : Striated Bark Moth
Euphronarcha leptodesma : Pale Desert Bark Moth

Eurychoria gerasphora

Gastrinodes argoplaca : Cryptic Bark Moth
Gastrinodes bitaeniaria : Buff Bark Moth
Gastrinodes species

Godonela hypomochla
Godonela tessellata

Gonodontis luteola
Gonodontis orthotoma
Gonodontis stramenticea
Gonodontis species

Gynopteryx ada : Orange Point Moth

Heterogena exitela : Four-spot Bark Moth

Heterostegane insulata

Hypomecis catephes
Hypomecis conspersa
Hypomecis curtaria
Hypomecis externaria : Mahogany Bark Moth
Hypomecis pallidiscaria : Purplish Bark Moth
Hypomecis platyleuca

Hyposidra incomptaria
Hyposidra janiaria
Hyposidra talaca

Idiodes apicata : Bracken Moth
Idiodes idiocrossa
Idiodes pellophanes
Idiodes prionosema
Idiodes rhacodes
Idiodes siculoides : Straight-winged Bracken Moth

Krananda extranotata

Laophila sabulicolor

Leuciris fimbriaria

Lipogya eutheta : Grey Bark Moth
Lipogya exprimataria : Jagged Bark Moth
Lipogya leucoprosopa : Dash Bark Moth

Milionia aetheria
Milionia queenslandica

Myrioblephara desumpta : Grey-marbled Bark Moth
Myrioblephara macariata

Nadagara irretracta
Nadagara xylotrema

Neogyne elongata
Neogyne species

Neritodes verrucata : Dotted Geometrid

Oxymacaria odontias

Pachyplocia atmocyma
Pachyplocia griseata
Pachyplocia prionodes

Paradromulia ambigua

Paramelora lychnota : Flame Geometrid
Paramelora zophodesma : Dusky-barred Geometrid

Parametrodes dispar

Parosteodes fictiliaria : Dodonaea Moth
Parosteodes species

Petelia medardaria

Phelotis cognata : Long-fringed Bark Moth

Pholodes sinistraria : Frilled Bark Moth

Picromorpha pyrrhopa : Painted Geometrid

Planolocha autoptis
Planolocha obliquata

Polyacme dissimilis
Polyacme subpulchra

Praesos mariana

Probithia perichila

Proboloptera embolias

Psilacis isombra

Psilosticha absorpta : Fine-waved Bark Moth
Psilosticha attacta : Bold-waved Bark Moth
Psilosticha loxoschema : Dark Desert Bark Moth
Psilosticha mactaria : Large Waved Bark Moth
Psilosticha oresitropha
Psilosticha pristis : Little Brown Bark Moth

Racotis maculata

Rhinodia rostraria : Necklace Geometrid
Rhinodia undiferaria

Scardamia ithyzona

Scioglyptis canescaria : Fuscous Bark Moth
Scioglyptis chionomera : Grey-patch Bark Moth
Scioglyptis lithinopa
Scioglyptis loxographa : Light Grey Bark Moth
Scioglyptis lyciaria : White-patch Bark Moth
Scioglyptis species

Selidosema agoraea : Uniform Bark Moth
Selidosema leucoplecta : Intricate Bark Moth
Selidosema penthearia : Delta Geometrid
Selidosema thermaea : Clouded Bark Moth

Synegia aurantiaca

Syneora acrotypa
Syneora adelphodes
Syneora euboliaria
Syneora excursaria : Heath Bark Moth
Syneora fractata
Syneora hemeropa : Ring-tipped Bark Moth
Syneora lithina
Syneora mundifera : Forest Bark Moth
Syneora odontosticha
Syneora praecisa : Cream-fringed Bark Moth
Syneora silicaria : Chestnut-banded Bark Moth

Tephrotis exesaria : Spotted Bark Moth

Tessarotis rubrata

Thallogama aellographa
Thallogama corticola : Chequered Bark Moth
Thallogama destinataria : Dappled Bark Moth
Thallogama nigraria : Black Bark Moth
Thallogama pansticta : Flecked Bark Moth

Xenomusa metallica
Xenomusa monoda : Bulbous Geometrid

Zeheba spectabilis

Zermizinga sinuata : Lucerne Looper

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(updated 13 August 2013, 23 September 2018)