(previously known as Coremia vicissata)
XANTHORHOINI, LARENTIINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 3)
The adult moth of this species has brown forewings each with various pale marking including a broad white transverse band. The hind wings are yellow, with brown markings along the hind margins. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The moths are inclined to rest facing downwards.
This species has been taken in
Uranides et Phalénites,
in Boisduval & Guenée:
Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 10 (1857), p. 421, No. 1584, and also Plate 9, fig. 5.
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 14-15.
(updated 17 December 2011, 8 September 2013, 6 October 2015, 11 May 2018)