(previously known as Leptomeris hypocallista)
STERRHINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Peter Marriott, Moths of Victoria: Part 4)
This adult moth is brown. Each wing is crossed by vague dark zig-zag bands. The hindwings are sometimes yellower than the forewings. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in:
Oswald B. Lower,
Descriptions of new Australian Lepidoptera,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Volume 25 (1900), p. 405.
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 8-9.
(written 23 February 2014)