Plantain Moth
Female (L1), Light Morph, dorsal
Ellura
Plantain Moth
Female (E2), Light Morph, anterior
 
    
Plantain Moth (Scopula rubraria)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)
Order: Moth Butterfly (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometroidea Geometridae)
Species: Plantain Moth (Scopula rubraria)
This Photo:     Female (E1), Dark Morph, dorsal

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills
Note the dark and white striped antennae in this species, it's quite noticable. The males have reasonably obvious filaments.

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 07-Aug-2016
This species is an Australian Native Species