Scopula achroa Lower, 1902

Saltmarsh looper moth

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonyms: Emmiltis achroa Lower, 1902; Dasybela achroa Lower, 1902

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered in 1994

 

Distribution

Tasmania

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Bryant, Sally L. and Jackson, J. (1999). Tasmania's Threatened Fauna Handbook: What, Where and How to Protect Tasmania's Threatened Animals. Threatened Species Unit, DPIWE, Hobart. [p. 337-339]

Common, I. F. B. (1990). Moths of Australia. Melbourne University Press, Melbourne.

Sihvonen, Pasi. (2005). Phylogeny and classification of the Scopulini moths (Lepidoptera: Geometridae, Sterrhinae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 143(4): 473-530.

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