(previously known as Hydriomena callizona)
LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 3)
The adult moth of this species has brown patterned wings with a variable number of white patches on the forewings. The wing margins are scalloped. The forewings are about 50% larger in area than the hindwings. The moth has a wingspan of about 3.5 cms.
This species has been found in
The moths are similar in pattern to the related species Eccymatoge fulvida, but has larger wings.
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 34-35.
Oswald B. Lower,
New Australian Heterocera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 18 (1894), pp. 78-79.
(written 8 September 2013)