Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Species Chaetolopha emporias (Turner, 1904)




New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Northern and eastern Queensland (south of Chester R.)

Australian Endemic.

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Caterpillar: herbivore (associated flora: Pteridium esculentum (G.Forst.) Cockayne [DENNSTAEDTIACEAE] Bracken Fern).

Associated Flora References

Schmidt, O. 2002. A revision of the genus Chaetolopha Warren (Lepidoptera: Geometridae: Larentiinae) with a description of Parachaetolopha, gen. nov. Invertebrate Systematics 16: 703-733 [712] (Pteridium esculentum)


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
17-Apr-2014 GEOMETRIDAE 17-Apr-2014 MODIFIED Dr Federica Turco (QM)
17-Apr-2014 01-Apr-2014 MODIFIED
26-May-2010 MODIFIED