NACOPHORINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Marilyn Hewish, Moths of Victoria: Part 5)
The adult moths of this species vary from pale grey to brown. They have two thin wiggly black lines across each forewing The hindwings are paler than the forewings, and each has a faint serrated transverse line. 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. 9.
Moths of Victoria: Part 5,
Satin Moths and Allies - GEOMETROIDEA (A),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2014, pp. 10-11.
(written 18 December 2015, updated 18 March 2021)