(one synonym : Iodis sideralis Lucas, T.P. 1898)
GEOMETRINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The female and male moths differ in this species.
The female is green, with a lacy white spot on each wing.
The male is white with lacy green markings, and each hindwing has a brown spot at the wingtip. The wingspan of the moths is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
On Queensland and other Australian macro-lepidoptera, with localities, and descriptions of new species,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 4, Part 4 (1890), p. 1094.
(updated 17 April 2011, 10 July 2018)