(previously known as Diploctena pantoea)
XANTHORHOINI , LARENTIINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 3)
The adult moths of this species have brown wings. The moths sometimes have a pale spot in the middle, or a dark band across, each forewing. Both sexes can have either pattern. The hindwings are a paler brown with a pale band across each wing. The moths have a wing span of about 2 cms.
Specimens of the adult moth of this species have been taken in
This species is probly in the wrong genus.
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 22-23.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera IV,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 32 (1908), pp. 634-635.
(written 5 September 2013)