(previously known as Euphyia leptophrica)
XANTHORHOINI, LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Harvey Perkins, Cotter River, Australian Capital Territory)
The adult moths of this species have brown forewings each crossed by a number of dark-edged pale wavy bands, and with a black mark near the middle. The hindwings are similar with less distinct patterns. 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. 18-19.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Australian Lepidoptera of the group Geometrites,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 46 (1922), pp. 250-251.
(written 3 March 2013)