Redlined Looper from Australia

Australian Moth
Location: Sydney’s Northern Beaches
January 2, 2012 5:41 pm
Hello again bugman. I’ve got another potentially tricky moth for you. I managed to find a photo of a similar one on the net, that was of a moth in Georgia, U.S. ( Could mine be the same species (I’m in Australia after all)?
Thanks for the previous identification!
Signature: Ridou

Redlined Looper

Dear Ridou,
We are very happy you included a photo of the distinctive underside of this Geometer Moth.  We quickly identified it as a Redlined Looper,
Crypsiphona ocultaria, on the Brisbane Insect website, and then we substantiated that identification on Dave’s Garden.

Redlined Looper


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