Cenochlora quieta (T.P. Lucas, 1892)
(formerly known as Iodis quieta)
GEOMETRINAE ,   GEOMETRIDAE ,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Cenochlora quieta
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)

The adult moths of this species are green with two faint zig-zag lines and a central dark spot on each wing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.

The species has been found in

  • Queensland, and
  • New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    Thomas P. Lucas,
    On 34 new species of Australian Lepidoptera, with additional localities,
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
    Volume 8 (1892), pp. 79-80.


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    (written 5 November 2014)