Varied Wave Moth
S1: Ventral
Ellura
Plantain Moth
S3: Female, Light Morph, dorsal
 
    
Plantain Moth (Scopula rubraria)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Moth Butterflies (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometroidea Geometridae)
Species: Plantain Moth (Scopula rubraria)
This Photo:     S4: Male, Light Morph, dorsal

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills
Note the dark and white striped antennae in this species, it's quite noticable. The males have reasonably obvious filaments.

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 11-Mar-2011
This species is an Australian Native Species