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Oenochroma vinaria (♀)

Oenochroma vinaria

Description:

About 45mm across. Almost dry leaf shaped. Patterns of pale pink, orange, tan. cream.

Habitat:

Attracted to night lights at the local school.

Notes:

Also called Monoctenia decora; Pink bellied moth; Grevillea looper.
This is a very faded version. Female. It also gave me a clue to the pupae I am finding under our hakea trees.
Spotting here... http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/132...
Distribution in Australia... http://bie.ala.org.au/species/Oenochroma...
family: GEOMETRIDAE
subfamily: Oenochrominae s. str.
genus: Oenochroma

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Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.90, Long: 145.31

Spotted on Jan 14, 2014
Submitted on Jan 15, 2014

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