(previously known as Hemerophila excursaria)
Heath Bark Moth
BOARMIINI , ENNOMINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Blackheath, New South Wales)
The adult moths of this species are brown with a number of darker zigzag lines across each wing. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species may be found in
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria: Part 7,
Bark Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (D),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2016, pp. 16-17.
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 26 (1863), p. 1532.
(updated 20 June 2011)