(previously known as Iodis pyropa)
GEOMETRINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 4)
The adult moth has green forewings and pale green hindwings. The labial palps, head collar, and the costas of the forewings are golden. The moths have a wingspan of about 2.5 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria: Part 4,
Emeralds and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (B),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2012, pp. 32-33.
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera II,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 2, Part 4 (1888), p. 878, No. 46.
(updated 29 June 2013)