(previously known as Catopyrrha percrassata)
XANTHORHOINI , LARENTIINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 3)
The adult moth of this species has a several light and dark brown stripes across each forewing, and a dark dot near the middle of each forewing. The hindwings are pale brown with some vestigial patterns along the inner margins. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 24-25.
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 24 (1862), p. 1065, No. 3.
(written 15 September 2013)