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Epyaxa lucidata

Kingdom:   Animalia
Phylum:     Arthropoda
Class:        Insecta
Order:       Lepidoptera
Family:      Geometridae
Genus:      Epyaxa
Species:     E. lucidata
Binomial name: Epyaxa lucidata

Epyaxa lucidata is a looper moth of the Geometridae family. It is native to New Zealand.

Male at rest.


Female at rest.


A colour variation


Moth with wings raised


Male moth