(previously known as Asthena balioloma)
ASTHENINI, LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 3)
The adult moth of this species is pale green with a series of equispaced wavy darker lines on every wing, and a dark dot near the middle of each forewing. The wings have a series of dark dashes around the edges. The wingspan is about 2 cms. The green fades to brown in museum specimens.
The species has been found in
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 32-33.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera III,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 31, Part 4 (1906), p. 697.
(written 13 September 2013)