(formerly known as Euchloris megaloptera)
GEOMETRINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Olga Schmidt, Queensland Museum, listed as Euchloris megaloptera)
The adult moths of this species are green with dark red marks near the middle of, and a faint line across, each wing. The costa of each forewing is white, and has a convex curve near the wingtip. The hindwings each have an angled margin. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species is found in:
Further reading :
An annotated and illustrated list of the primary type specimens of geometrid moths deposited in the Queensland Museum (Australia, Brisbane),
Volume 5, Part 1 (2012), pp. 79-100, Figs. 28 a,b.
Oswald B. Lower,
New Australian Heterocera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 18 (1894), p. 87.
(updated 21 December 2010, updated 14 June 2015)