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Grass geometrid?

Description:

About 18mm across this little moth was skipping about in long grass in the back yard. It had strong patterns of white, grey, olive..

Habitat:

Long grasses in suburban back yard.

Notes:

Yet to search for this ID.


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3 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Thanks AAT and J. J you blow me away with your moth ID abilities. Thanks for the clues. I'll get to searching them later today.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 6 years ago

Lovely! Looks right in Geometrid. Maybe subfamily Larentiinae.

So pretty.

Mark Ridgway
Spotted by
Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.90, Long: 145.31

Spotted on Nov 10, 2012
Submitted on Nov 10, 2012

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