(one synonym : Acidalia albicostata Walker, 1861)
STERRHINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Dianne Clarke, Mapleton, Queensland)
The adult moths of this species are reddish brown, with a series of dark parallel wiggly lines across each wing, and a pale line along the costa of each forewing. The wingspan is about 2 cms.
The species is found in Australia in:
Uranides et Phalénites,
in Boisduval & Guenée: Histoire Naturelle des Insectes; Spécies Général des Lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 9 (1857), p. 467, No. 783.
Moths of Victoria: Part 3,
Waves & Carpets - GEOMETROIDEA (C),
Entomological Society of Victoria, 2011, pp. 10-11.
(updated 19 December 2010, 8 October 2013, 3 May 2017, 17 February 2018)