(sometimes synonomised with Gymnoscelis picta Warren, 1901)
EUPITHECIINI, LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species have a brown pattern of broad curved transverse arcs on the forewings, and a similar paler pattern on the hindwings. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species occurs in the oriental tropics, including :
as well as in Australia in
A. Jefferis Turner,
Australian Lepidoptera of the group Geometrides,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 46 (1922), pp. 234-235.
New Uraniidae, Epiplemidae, and Geometridae from the Oriental and Palaearctic Regions,
Volume 8 (1901), p. 30.
(updated 1 September 2004, 26 February 2017)