Lydia's Wave Moth
S3: Male, ventral
Tree-ring Moth
Tree-ring Moth (Scopula MoV3)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Butterflies & Moths (Lepidoptera)
Family: Geometer (:Geometridae Sterrhinae)
Species: Tree-ring Moth (Scopula MoV3)
This Photo:     Dorsal

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere
This is figured in Moths of Victoria (MoV) part 3 as Scopula sp. (3). It is also on Bold as Scopula sp. ANIC2.
Head & body ~8mm, wingspan ~28mm.
One specimen found in August.

Copyright © 2018-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 11-Aug-2018
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.