Undescribed Bark Moth
Dark Desert Bark Moth
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)|
|Order:||Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)|
|Family:||Geometer (:Geometridae Ennominae Boarmiini)|
|Species:||Undescribed Bark Moth (Lipogya MoV1)|
|This Photo:||Male, Two Raised Scale Tufts|
Thank you Marilyn Hewish for confirming the id of this species for us
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
This is figured in Moths of Victoria (MoV) part 7 as Lipogya sp. (1), from 2011
It is also figured on Bold as Lipogya EF01, from 2012.
About 11mm long & wingspan about 26mm.