(one synonym : Organopoda orbiculata Prout, L.B. 1920)
STERRHINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species are brown with a dark mark near the middle of each wing. The moths have a wingspan of about 3 cms.
The species is found as the subspecies orbiculata in
and as the subspecies olivescens in Australia in
Further reading :
Louis Beethoven Prout,
Volume 27 (1920), p. 268, No. 10.
New species of Drepanulidae, Thyrididae, Uraniidae, Epilemidae, and Geometridae in the Tring Museum,
Volume 3 (1896), p. 374, No. 98.
(written 28 June 2019)