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Fallen Bark Looper
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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 


Green Looper Moth - Hypodoxa bryophylla

Family Geometridae

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

Wingspan 30mm
Photos were taken on Sep 2010 in Ford Road Conservation Area. It was resting near the base on a large gumtree trunk.
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Their caterpillars are green in colour, feed on Eucalyptus, Acacia and Angophora

1. Hypodoxa bryophylla (Goldfinch, 1929) - Don Herbison-Evans & Stella Crossley, 2011.
2. Moths of Australia - I. F. B. Common, Melbourne University Press, 1990, p372, plate11.8.

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Last updated: August 28, 2011.