(formerly known as Pseudoterpna paroptila)
GEOMETRINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are pale brown with several broad zig-zag submarginal bands in various shades on each wing. The underside of each wing is off-white, with a black spot near the middle, a brown margin, and a black submarginal band. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian Lepidoptera, with synonymic and other notes,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 30 (1906), p. 130.
(written 30 October 2014, updated 23 September 2019)