Collix multifilata Warren, 1896
EUPETHECIINI ,   LARENTIINAE ,   GEOMETRIDAE ,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Collix multifilata
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)

The adult moth has grey-brown patterned wings, including a dark comma-shaped mark near the middle of each forewing. The wings have scalloped margins. The females have a wingspan just over 3 cms. The males have a wingspann just under 3 cms.

The species has been found in :

  • Queensland.


    Further reading :

    William Warren,
    New species of Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Uraniidae, Epilemidae, and Geometridae in the Tring Museum,
    Novitates Zoologicae,
    Volume 3 (1896), p. 385, No. 128.


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    (created 30 December 2011)