(one synonym : Antitrygodes erythroconia Prout, 1938)
STERRHINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of Buck Richardson, Kuranda, Queensland)
The Caterpillars f this species are thought to feed on plants in RUBIACEAE.
The adult moths are pale brown with arcs of green spots. The edges of the wings are scalloped. The wingspan is about 4 cms.
The species is found in
and in Australia in
Further reading :
Moths of Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park,
Issue 76 (March 2015), p. 11, fig.10,
Butterflies and Other Invertebrates Club.
New Species of Drepanulidae, Epiplemidae and Geometridae from the Papuan region,
Volume 3 (1896), p. 293.
Paul Zborowski and Ted Edwards,
A Guide to Australian Moths,
CSIRO Publishing, 2007, p. 142.
(updated 8 November 2010, 14 March 2015)