(previously known as Coremia euclidiata)
XANTHORHOINI , LARENTIINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 3)
The adult moth of this species is very variable, from having brown wings with white ziagzag lines, to having white wings with brown zigzag lines. There may be a yellow band on the hindwings. The moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species has been found in alpine areas of
Uranides et Phalénites,
in Boisduval & Guenée:
Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 10 (1857), p. 420, No. 1581.
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 20-21.
(written 28 February 2013)