(previously known as Pseudoterpna acutangula)
GEOMETRINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are off-white with wide brown margins.
As with other Pingasa species, they have an extraordinary resting posture, with forewings dislocated to point forward.
The species is found in Queensland.
Further reading :
Die Lepidopterenfauna des Bismarck-Archipels. (2). Die Nachtfalter,
Volume 12, Part 29 (1900), pp. 151-152, No. 283.
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2008, p. 18.
Paul Zborowski and Ted Edwards,
A Guide to Australian Moths, CSIRO Publishing, 2007, p. 144.
(updated 6 November 2010)