ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
male, drawing by Achille Guenée, Uranides et Phalénites,
Histoire Naturelle des Insectes; Spécies Général des Lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 10 (1857), Plate 22, fig. 8,
image courtesy of Biodiversity Heritage Library, digitized by Smithsonian Libraries.
The adult moth of this species has brown, forewings each with a faint submarginal arc of dark dots, and a faint small dark circle near the base. The hindwings are paler and also each have a faint submarginal arc of dark dots. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in Australia in
Uranides et Phalénites,
in Boisduval & Guenée: Histoire Naturelle des Insectes; Spécies Général des Lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 10 (1857), p. 119, No. 1112, and also Plate 22, fig. 8.
Moths of Victoria: Part 7,
Bark Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (D),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2016, pp. 34-35.
(updated 15 February 2010)