(sometimes known as Eupithecia peplodes)
LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moth of this species is brown with variable patterns. The hindwings are plainer with the patterns confined to the margins and hind margins. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
This species has been found in
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. Family Geometridae,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria,
Volume 16 (1904), pp. 247-248, No. 47.
(written 24 September 2018)