(one synonym : Oesymna diplodonta Walker, 1869)
EUPITHECIINI, LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 3)
The adult moth of this species is brown with light and dark zig-zag lines across the forewings. The hindwings are plain pale brown. The forewings each have a convex costa at the base. The moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species occurs in
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 30-31.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera: Family Geometridae,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria,
Volume 16 (1904), p. 239, No. 29.
(written 12 September 2013)