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Rivulet, riv′ū-let, n. a small stream, brook: a geometrid moth.
Among the Lepidoptera, we notice a reduction in the number of pro-legs in the 'looper' caterpillars of Geometrid moths.The Life-Story of Insects|Geo. H. Carpenter
Geometrid: larva which, when walking, alternately elevate and straighten the middle of their body: opposed to rectigrade; q.v.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
The Desmoscolecida move by looping their bodies like geometrid caterpillars or leeches, as well as by creeping on their setae.
By some systematists this small group of moths is treated as a subfamily of the Geometrid.The Moths of the British Isles, Second Series|Richard South