Common or Varied Eggfly Common or Varied Eggfly
Hypolimnas bolina

A north Australian species, this butterfly has visited South Australia on rare occasions following favourable changes to local climatic conditions. The species would be unlikely to breed in South Australia. Wingspan: male, 76mm female 86mm.

You can learn a lot more about this butterfly, on the research-quality website now managed by BCSA, (here)

Key Facts

Size (Male):76mm
Size (Female):86mm
Mature Larva Length:mm
Months of Flight:feb, mar, apr, may
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