(previously known as Hydriomena oxygona)
XANTHORHOINI, LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 3)
The adult moths of this species have dark brown forewings each with a bold pattern of off-white lines. The hindwings are yellow with some brown markings. The undersides are similar to the upper surfaces. The moths have a wing span of about 3 cms.
Specimens of the adult moth of this species have been taken in
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 18-19.
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera IV,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 5, Part 4 (1890), p. 842, No. 53.
(written 5 September 2013)