(formerly known as Diastictis margaritis)
MACARIINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, from
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art
The moths of this species are grey, with alternating broad dark and light bands on each wing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species occurs in Australia in
Further reading :
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera V,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 6, Part 4 (1891), p. 588, No. 3.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 60.
(updated 7 January 2013)