NACOPHORINI, ENNOMINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Joan Fearn, Moruya, New South Wales)
The adult moths of this species brown forewings, each with a pattern including short dark chestnut bar near the middle, and a submarginal serrated band. The hindwings are similar to the forewings but paler. The females have a wingspan of about 3 cms. The males have a wingspan of about 2.5 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. 10-11.
A. Jefferis Turner,
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera. VI (Third instalment),
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 44 (1919), pp. 305-306, No. 212.
(updated 29 June 2010, 2 May 2020)