(previously known as Nadagarodes ochrophara)
NACOPHORINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The male adult moths of this species have pale brown wings with a series of variable dark rusty zigzag bands across them. The wingspan is about 3 cms.
The species is found in Australia in
Further reading :
Tropical Queensland Wildlife from Dusk to Dawn Science and Art,
LeapFrogOz, Kuranda, 2015, p. 66.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera, vi (continued) ,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 44, Part 2 (1919), pp. 282-283, No. 170.
(written 18 July 2015, updated 6 February 2018)