Rare Bark Moth
S1: Anterior
Ellura
Rare Bark Moth
S1: Ventral
 
    
Rare Bark Moth (Cleora displicata)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometroidea Geometridae)
Species: Rare Bark Moth (Cleora displicata)
This Photo:     S1: Antenna

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
Wingspan ~33mm, head & body length ~13mm.
The under-wing patterns are reminiscent of the red-line Geometrid; without the red-line. But the dorsal wing patterns are quite different.

Copyright © 2017- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 13-Dec-2017
This species is an Australian Native Species