(previously known as Iodis minutata)
GEOMETRINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Axel Hausmann, SNSB, Zoologische Staatssammlung Muenchen)
The adult moths of this species are green with a brown-outlined white irregular border to each wing. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
This species occurs as various subspecies across south-east Asia and the western Pacific, including:
and also Australia in
Further reading :
List of Lepidoptera Heterocera, with descriptions of the new species,
collected by Mr. C.M. Woodford at Aola, Guadalcanar Island, Solomon Islands,
Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London,
1888, p. 577, No. 36.
(written 17 March 2017)