Chloroclystis cissocosma Turner, 1904
LARENTIINAE ,   GEOMETRIDAE ,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)

The adults of this species are green with black markings, brown patches, and a double pale submarginal band on each wing. The black and green fade to brown in museum specimens. The wingspan is about 2 cms.

The species is found in

  • Queensland, and
  • New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. Family Geometridae,
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria,
    Volume 16 (1904), p. 232, No. 16.


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    (updated 16 September 2013)