(one synonym : Symmetroctena scotina Turner, 1917)
Grey Bark Moth
BOARMIINI , ENNOMINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda,Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moths of this species have a complex pattern of black, grey and white on each wing. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in:
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria: Part 7,
Bark Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (D),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2016, pp. 20-21.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of the Australian Lepidoptera. VI,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 42 (1917), pp. 322-323, No. 22.
(updated 4 November 2011, 1 January 2016)