Red-lined Geometer
Outside, ventral
Ellura
Thick-lined Bark Moth
Dorsal, ~35mm wingspan
 
    
Black-edged Geometrid (Cycloprorodes melanoxysta)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Moth Butterflies (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometroidea Geometridae)
Species: Black-edged Geometrid (Cycloprorodes melanoxysta)

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
This is the first photo on Atlas of this species, and the first sighting in SA since 1891

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 16-May-2013
This species is an Australian Native Species