Chrysolarentia plesia (Turner, 1904)
(previously known as Hydriomena plesia)
XANTHORHOINI ,   LARENTIINAE ,   GEOMETRIDAE ,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda).

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:

  • Victoria, and
  • Western Australia.


    Further reading :

    Peter Marriott,
    Moths of Victoria: Part 3 - Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
    Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 20-21.


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    (updated 17 April 2010)