Chloroclystis pallidiplaga (Warren, 1898)
(previously known as Rhinoprora pallidiplaga)
EUPITHECIINI ,   LARENTIINAE ,   GEOMETRIDAE ,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Chloroclystis pallidiplaga
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory).

The adult moth of this species is grey-brown, with various pale bands across each wing. The wingspan is about 1.5 cms.

The species has been found in :

  • Australian Capital Territory, and
  • Victoria.


    Further reading :

    William Warren,
    New species and genera of the families Thyrididae, Uraniidae, Epiplemidae, and Geometridae from the Old-World Regions,
    Novitates Zoologicae,
    Volume 5 (1898), pp. 25-26, No. 53.


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    (updated 26 April 2010, 20 January 2016)