Amelora oenobreches Turner, 1919
NACOPHORINI ,   ENNOMINAE ,   GEOMETRIDAE ,   GEOMETROIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley

Amelora oenobreches
(Photo: courtesy of Donald Hobern, Aranda, Australian Capital Territory)

The adult moths of this species are brown, with a dark spot near the costa, and a submarginal arc of dark dots, on each forewing. The wingspan is about 3 cms.

The species has been found in:

  • New South Wales,
  • Australian Capital Territory, and
  • South Australia.


    Further reading :

    A. Jefferis Turner,
    Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. VI (Third instalment),
    Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
    Volume 44 (1919), pp. 306-307, No. 215.


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    (updated 29 June 2010)