(one synonym : Eucela amalopa Turner, 1922)
GEOMETRINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 4)
The adult moths of this species are green, with two curved white lines across each forewing. The undersides are green with a dark-edged white submarmarginal band. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species occurs along the east coast of Australia, including:
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria: Part 4,
Emeralds and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2012, pp. 34-35.
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera II,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 2, Part 4 (1888), p. 867, No. 34.
(written 27 April 2014, updated 29 April 2021)