Idiochroa celidota Turner, 1922
GEOMETRINAE ,   GEOMETRIDAE ,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Idiochroa celidota
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)

The adult moths of this species are green, but with a brown, white and black circular patch by the tornus of each forewing. Some specimens also have yellow streaks on the wings. The wingspan is about 2 cms.

The species has been found in

  • Queensland, and
  • northern New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Australian Lepidoptera of the group Geometrites,
    Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
    Volume 46 (1922), p. 271.


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    (written 5 January 2015)