(previously known as Hydriomena euphileta)
XANTHORHOINI, LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Katarina Christenson, Melba, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moths of this species have brown wings with a broad dark zigzag band across each forewing.
The hindwings are bit yellowish. The moths have a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species has been found in
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 20-21.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 31 (1907), pp. 705-706.
(written 2 March 2013, updated 8 April 2018, 3 May 2021)