Lydia's Wave Moth
S1: Female, dorsal, wingspan ~15mm
Ellura
Lydia's Wave Moth
S2: Female, Hindwings, dorsal
 
    
Lydia's Wave Moth (Scopula lydia)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometridae Sterrhinae)
Species: Lydia's Wave Moth (Scopula lydia)
This Photo:     S1: Female, profile

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), in the Adelaide Hills and elsewhere
Males have antennae filaments, and are browner with less distinct markings than females.

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 12-Oct-2016
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.