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Greenish Grass Dart

Ocybadistes walkeri

Description:

The Greenish Grass Dart is a small brown butterfly with bright orange wing markings. Females are less brightly coloured and have a greenish tint under the wings.

Habitat:

Attracted to the flowering plants on thistle found in eastern Australia from Queensland to New South Wales, and also northern parts of Tasmania

Notes:

adults feed on flowers. Caterpillars feed on various species of plants

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CharliePrice
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CharliePrice

Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

Spotted on Nov 16, 2014
Submitted on Nov 16, 2014

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