Crypsiphona ocultariaCommon name: Red-lined geometrid

Meaning of name: Unknown.

Distribution: This moth has been found over most of Australia.

Remarks: This moth has a wing length (nose to wing tip) of approximately 2 centimetres. The caterpillars feed on the leaves of Eucalyptus trees.

We have photographed this species in August and September.

References: http://lepidoptera.butterflyhouse.com.au/geom/ocultaria.html

Atlas of Living Australia https://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:d7b2b8ef-9597-4048-9265-7c456b5ba90c

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