Fine-lined Cape-moth
S1: Dorsal, dark morph
Ellura
Fine-lined Cape-moth
S3: Hind wing, dark morph
 
    
Fine-lined Cape-moth (Loweria stenoscia)Class: Animal (Animalia) - Joint Leg (Arthropoda) - Insect (Insecta)
Order: Moth Butterfly (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometroidea Geometridae)
Species: Fine-lined Cape-moth (Loweria stenoscia)
This Photo:     S2: Dorsal, pale morph

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee)
A variable species with thin orange longitudinal marks that form a horizontal line; sometimes with a dark spot on the forewing

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 08-May-2013
This species is an Australian Native Species