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Greenish Grass Dart

Ocybadistes walkeri


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.


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


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

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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

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

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