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Euphyia insulsata

Chrysolarentia insulsata

Description:

About 20mm long. Two dark bands and a dark outer wing margin. Dark brown on yellow.

Habitat:

Resting under an outdoor light globe at a new years celebration at one minute past midnight. Suburban back yard.

Notes:

Thanks bayucca for ID."Chrysolarentia was a genus of moth in the family Geometridae. It is now considered a synonym of Euphyia." - wiki
family: GEOMETRIDAE
subfamily: Larentiinae
tribe: Xanthorhoini
genus: Chrysolarentia
http://bie.ala.org.au/species/Chrysolare...

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Larentine Moth
Chrysolarentia insulsata Chrysolarentia insulsata


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5 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

It will have to be tomorrow - net has gone slow. :-) Good night.

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Thanks. Did you check your leaf beetle with Tony?

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

Thanks bayucca. Have a fabulous 2014 yourself.

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Happy 2014 as well...

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Jan 1, 2014
Submitted on Jan 1, 2014

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