|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)|
|Order:||Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)|
|Family:||Geometer (:Geometridae Ennominae Nacophorini) iNaturalist Observation|
|Species:||Dry-country Line-moth (Dysbatus sp)|
|This Photo:||🔍Female, profile🔎|
Thank you Axel Kallies & Craig Polkinghorne for confirming the id of this species for us
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
Bipectinate antennae, with the females having smaller pectinations than the males.
We thought this was Dysbatus singularis, but Axel said "This is an undescribed species, also common in NW Victoria"
Found one Female in Jan