NACOPHORINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Marilyn Hewish, Moths of Victoria: Part 5)
The adult moths of this species vary from pale to dark grey or brown, often with a dark lightening zigzag line from wingtip to the middle of the hind margin, and/or a vague dark spot near the middle of each forewing. The hindwings are plain pale brown darkening toward the margins. The male moths have a wingspan of 2 cms. The female moths have a wingspan of 3 cms.
The species has been found in
Further reading :
Moths of Victoria: Part 5 - Satin Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2014, pp. 10-11.
A. Jefferis Turner,
New Australian species of Boarmiadae (Lepidoptera),
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 58 (1947), p. 107, No. 89.
(written 17 December 2015)