(also known as Gelasma orthodesma)
GEOMETRINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Olga Schmidt, Queensland Museum, listed as Euchloris orthodesma)
The adult moths of this species have green wings each wing having two vague pale transverse bands, and a dark dot near the middle. The hindwings have angled margins. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in
and also in Australia in
Further reading :
Oswald B. Lower,
New Australian Heterocera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 18 (1894), p. 86.
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. 29 a,b.
(written 16 June 2015)