Black-edged Geometrid
S3, Female, ventral
Dry-country Line-moth
Female, profile
Dry-country Line-moth (Dysbatus singularis)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 singularis)
This Photo:     🔍Female, dorsal🔎

Thank you Craig Polkinghorne for confirming the id of this species for us

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
~12mm long.
Bipectinate antennae, with the females having smaller pectinations than the males.
Found one Female in Jan

Copyright © 2022-2023 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 02-Jan-2022
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.