(one synonym : Chlenias chytrinopa Turner, 1947)
NACOPHORINI , ENNOMINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Olga Schmidt, Queensland Museum, listed as Chlenias chytrinopa)
The adult moths of this species have streaky brown forewings, and plain brown hindwings. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species has been found in:
An annotated and illustrated list of the primary type specimens of geometrid moths deposited in the Queensland Museum (Australia, Brisbane),
Volume 5, Part 1 (2012), pp. 79-100, Figs. 14 a,b.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. VI (Third instalment),
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 44 (1919), p. 310, No. 223.
(written 21 May 2015)