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


(Photo: courtesy of Aila Keto, Springbrook, Queensland)

The adults of this species have brown wings, crossed by dark zigzag lines outlined in off-white. The darkness of parts of the zigzag lines is variable. The wingspan is about 2 cms.


(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The species is found in

  • Queensland.


    underside
    (Photo: courtesy of Aila Keto, Springbrook, Queensland)


    Further reading :

    Further reading:

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. Family Geometridae,
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria,
    Volume 16 (1904), p. 233, No. 18.


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    (written 10 November 2019)