Chevron Looper Moth
NACOPHORINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species are greyish-brown. Each forewing has a deeply serrated dark submarginal line and a vague dark spot in the middle. The hindwings are greyish-brown, each with a shadow of a serrated submarginal band, and a vague dark spot in the middle. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in:
Moths of Victoria: Part 5,
Satin Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2014, pp. 8-9.
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian species of Boarmiadae (Lepidoptera),
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 58 (1947), p. 103, No. 78.
(written 28 April 2020)