(also known as Chiasmia tessellata)
MACARIINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is brown with variable markings. The tip of each forewing is hooked, and the tornus of each hindwing is pointed. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in
and in Australia in:
Further reading :
New species and genera of the families Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Uraniidae, Epiplemidae and Geometridae from the Old-World Regions,
Volume 6 (1899), p. 57, No. 138.
(updated 7 January 2013)