A very uncommon skipper in SA because of its limited range in the Lower SE of the state. It can be found in disturbed grassy environments where the caterpillars feed on a range of native grasses, sedges and lilies. Observed flying from January to April.
You can learn a lot more about this butterfly on this research-quality website (now managed by the BCSA)
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