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Small emerald moth

Chlorocoma dichloraria


About 20mm across; no wavy patterns noticeable; grey fringe?; yellow costa; notable markings on dorsal abdomen; male....


In a public BBQ area within a nature reserve incorporating stringybark, acacias, pomaderris, pittosporum, assorted woody shrubs and grasses.


family: GEOMETRIDAE subfamily: Geometrinae tribe: Geometrini genus: Chlorocoma

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lori.tas 10 years ago

I really like the emeralds. I have yet to see one this year.

StephenSolomons 10 years ago

nice find

Mark Ridgway
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Mark Ridgway

Victoria, Australia

Spotted on Oct 11, 2013
Submitted on Oct 13, 2013

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