(previously known as Hydriomena plesia)
XANTHORHOINI, LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Fremantle, Western Australia).
The adult moth of this species is brown with light and dark bands across the wings. The moths have a wing span of about 2 cms.
The species has been found in:
This species may have been placed in the wrong genus.
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 20-21.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera: Family Geometridae,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria,
Volume 16 (1904), p. 265, No. 100.
(updated 17 April 2010)