NACOPHORINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Marilyn Hewish, Moths of Victoria: Part 5)
The Caterpillars of this species have been found feeding on
The adult moths vary from grey to brown. They sometimes have a dark spot near the middle of each forewing, and/or a fine zig-zag line along the edge of the forewing by the wingtip. The wingspan is about 2.5 cms.
The species has been found in:
A classified list of Geometrina found around Balhannah, with notes on species,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 9 (1887), p. 137, No. 10.
Moths of Victoria: Part 5,
Satin Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2014, pp. 12-13.
(written 18 December 2014, updated 20 March 2021)