Rhinodia undiferaria (Walker, 1866)
(one synonym : Casbia ereutha Turner, 1947)
CABERINI ,   ENNOMINAE ,   GEOMETRIDAE ,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Rhinodia undiferaria
(Photo: courtesy of Olga Schmidt, Queensland Museum, listed as Casbia ereutha)

The adult moths of this species have streaky brown wings. The wingspan is about 3 cms.

Rhinodia undiferaria
underside
(Photo: courtesy of Olga Schmidt, Queensland Museum, listed as Casbia ereutha)

The species has been found in:

  • Western Australia.


    Further Reading

    Olga Schmidt,
    An annotated and illustrated list of the primary type specimens of geometrid moths deposited in the Queensland Museum (Australia, Brisbane),
    Spixiana,
    Volume 5, Part 1 (2012), pp. 79-100, Figs. 13 a,b.

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    New Australian species of Boarmiadae (Lepidoptera),
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
    Volume 58 (1947), pp. 95-96, No. 58.

    Francis Walker,
    Catalogue of Lepidoptera Heterocera,
    List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
    Part 35, Supplement 5 (1866), p. 1663.


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    (written 12 June 2015)