(previously known as Acidalia emissaria)
STERRHINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
This adult moth has pale brown wings with a dark dot, a fuzzy dark submarginal band, and other markings, on each wing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found across south-east Asia, including
as well as in Australia in:
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous Insects in the Collection of the British Museum,
Part 22 (1861), p. 751, No. 192.
(written 10 January 2013, updated 23 November 2020)