(previously known as Sterrha aglaodesma)
STERRHINAE , GEOMETRIDAE , GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Russell Best, Moths of Victoria: Part 3)
The adult moths of this species have brown or rust coloured forewings, each with three white transverse zigzag bands. The hindwings are nearly white with faint dark bands. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in :
Oswald B. Lower,
New Australian Lepidoptera,
Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia,
Volume 17, Part 1 (1893), p. 157.
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 10-11.
(written 24 February 2014)