GEOMETRINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are pale grey with a complex pattern of black, brown and white on the upper wing surfaces. Underneath they are yellow, with broad black margins, and a prominent black spot in the middle of each wing. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species is found in
Further reading :
Ian F.B. Common,
Moths of Australia, Melbourne University Press, 1990, fig. 37.3, p. 371.
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 21 (1860), p. 484, No. 1.
(updated 16 April 2012, 13 November 2014, 8 June 2015)