(one synonym : Syneora speciosa Turner, 1947)
BOARMIINI , ENNOMINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The caterpillars of this species have been found feeding on:
The adult moth is greyish brown with a dark wavy lines across each wing. The moth has a wingspan of about 4 cms.
The species has been found in:
and in Australia in:
Further reading :
Arthur G. Butler,
Descriptions of new species of Lepidoptera, chiefly from Duke-of-York Island and new Britain,
The Annals and Magazine of Natural History; Zoology, Botany, and Geology,
Fifth Series, Volume 10 (1882), p. 232, No. 57.
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, p. 366-367.
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 62.
An annotated and illustrated list of the primary type specimens of geometrid moths deposited in the Queensland Museum (Australia, Brisbane),
Volume 5, Part 1 (2012), pp. 79-100, Figs. 22 a,b.
(updated 31 March 2008, 22 May 2015)