Fine-veined Geometrid
S7:Female:ventral
Ellura
Four-spot Cape-moth
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Four-spot Cape-moth (Androchela milvaria)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometridae Ennominae Nacophorini)
Species: Four-spot Cape-moth (Androchela milvaria)
This Photo:     Dorsal
Synonym: Amelora milvaria

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
Head & body ~16mm, wingspan ~21mm.
Males & females have bipectinate (2 rowed) antennae.
While this one is brown, other specimens can be quite red.
One specimen found in May.

Copyright © 2018 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 20-May-2018
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.