(erroneously : Tessarotis rubra)
BOARMIINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Nick Monaghan, taken at Cooroy, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are brown with a pale costa to each forewing, and a number of thin white lines on the body and each wing. Both forewings and hindwings have a hooked wingtip and an angled tornus. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species may be found in
Further reading :
New Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Uraniidae and Geometridae from the Oriental region,
Volume 10 (1903), p. 270, No. 30.
(updated 21 June 2011)