(one synonym is Acidalia quadraequata Walker, 1861)
STERRHINAE, GEOMETRIDAE, GEOMETROIDEA
(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)
The adult moths of this species are a pale greenish-brown colour with faint dark zigzag lines across the wings. The moths have a wingspan of about 2 cms.
The species is found across south-east Asia and the south Pacific, including :
as well as in Australia in
Further reading :
Uranides et Phalénites,
in Boisduval & Guenée:
Histoire naturelle des insectes; spécies général des lépidoptères,
Volume 9, Part 9 (1857), p. 348, No. 538.
(updated 20 July 2010)