Fine-lined Cape-moth
S2: Dorsal, pale morph
Ellura
Black-banded Crest-moth
S3: Male, dorsal, wings spread
 
    
Fine-lined Cape-moth (Loweria stenoscia)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometridae Ennominae Nacophorini)
Species: Fine-lined Cape-moth (Loweria stenoscia)
This Photo:     S3: Hind wing, dark morph

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

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 27-Apr-2016
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.