Pale Desert Bark Moth
(formerly known as Selidosema leptodesma)
BOARMIINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 7)
The adult moth of this species is pale grey or brown with dark wavy lines across the wings. The hindwings have scalloped margins. The wingspan is about 3 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. 28-29.
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera V,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 6, Part 4 (1892), pp. 606-607, No. 25.
(written 12 July 2018, updated 14 May 2021)