LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Olga Schmidt, Queensland Museum, listed as Ecnomophlebia argyrospila)
The adult moth of this species has pale brown wings covered in darker brown spots. The moths have a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species has only been found in
Further work is needed to determine if the genus is correct.
An annotated and illustrated list of the primary type specimens of geometrid moths deposited in the Queensland Museum (Australia, Brisbane),
Volume 5, Part 1 (2012), pp. 79-100, Figs. 36 a,b.
A. Jefferis Turner,
New species of Lepidoptera from the Barnard collection,
Memoirs of Queensland Museum,
Volume 12, Part 1 (1941), p. 47.
(written 16 June 2015)