(previously known as Acidalia hypochra)
STERRHINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Graeme Cocks, Townsville, Queensland)
This adult moth is pale brown with a dark dot near the middle of each wing and some other brown markings, including brown zigzag lines on each wing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species has been found in south-east Asia, including
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
Revision of Australian Lepidoptera II,
Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales,
Series 2, Volume 2, Part 4 (1888), pp. 848-849, No. 13.
(written 11 January 2013)