(previously known as Acidalia coercita)
STERRHINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Ian McMillan, Imbil, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are pale brown, with each wing having three pale indistinct zig-zag lines and a dark edge. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The underside is plain pale brown, with a dark edge around each wing.
The species has been found in :
Further reading :
Thomas P. Lucas,
New species of Queensland Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Royal Society of Queensland,
Volume 15 (1900), p. 140.
(written 10 January 2013, updated 9 October 2014)