Looper Moths
Bracken Fern Geometrid Moth
Dry Leaf Looper Moth
Bark Looper Moth
Cleora Looper Moth
Sinister Moth
Wattle Bark Moth
Black Looper 
Twig Caterpillars
Pink Bellied Moth
Fallen Bark Looper
Grey Geometrid Moth
Triangular Geometrid Moth
Looper Caterpillars
White Looper Moth
Common Brown Looper Moth
Green Looper Moth
Redlined Looper Moth
Gumtree Bizarre Looper Moth
Banded Carpet Moth I
Banded Carpet Moth II
Banded Carpet Moth III
Green and Brown Carpet Moth
Carpet Moth Caterpillars 


Bark Looper Moth - Ectropis subtinctaria

Family Geometridae

This page contains information about Bark Looper Moths that we found in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.

Wingspan 40mm
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Picture taken in Karawatha Forest on Nov 2006. This moth was hiding under leaf during the day. Also found resting outside our window at night on Nov 2007.
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Their caterpillars feed on different native plants include Eucalyptus, Leptospermum, Acacia and Bursaria.  

1. Cleora displicata (Walker, 1860) - Don Herbison-Evans & Stella Crossley, 2008. 
2. Flying Colours, Common Caterpillars, Butterflies and Moths of South-Eastern Australia - Pat & Mike Coupar,1992, p44. 

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Last updated: August 27, 2011.