NACOPHORINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of E. Friedrich, Moths of Victoria: Part 5)
The adult moths are brown with a purple sheen, each wing having a subterminal arc of very dark spots. The forewings each have a hooked wingtip. The hindwings are a paler brown than the forewings. The wingspan is about 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. 8-9.
Gilbert Macarthur Goldfinch,
Notes on Australian Boarmiidae and Oenochromidae (Lepidoptera) with descriptions of new species,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 69 (1944), p. 194.
(written 20 December 2015, updated 23 February 2021)