Acute Point Moth
Adelaide Hills
Flame Geometrid
S1 Male, dorsal
Acute Point Moth (Unplaced biplaga)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometridae Ennominae Lithinini)
Species: Acute Point Moth (Unplaced biplaga)
This Photo:     Ventral
Synonyms: Azelina biplaga or Metrocampa biplaga

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills and possibly elsewhere
Interesting situation. It's been taken out of the taxon tree because someone believed it didn't belong where it was; but then didn't place it somewhere else. Currently under "Lithinini" on Atlas, and Azelina biplaga on iNaturalist.

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This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.