(one synonym is Antimimistis illaudata Turner, 1922)
LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moth of this species has brown wings, each with irregular white transverse lines, and sometimes with a pale triangle near the middle of each wing margin. The wingspan is about 1.7 cms.
The species is found across south-east Asia, including
as well as Australia in:
The Lepidoptera of Ceylon,
L. Reeve, London, Volume 3 (1886), pp. 479-480, and also Plate 206, fig. 3.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Australian Lepidoptera of the group Geometrites,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 46 (1922), p. 234.
(written 4 November 2018)