Common Xenica
Geitoneura klugii

A common butterfly flying in spring and summer, found in most areas retaining some native vegetation in Southern Australia. Caterpillars feed on native and introduced grasses.

Key Facts

Family:nymphalidae
Size (Male):39mm
Size (Female):42mm
Mature Larva Length:28mm
Months of Flight:a:4:{i:0;s:3:"jan";i:1;s:3:"oct";i:2;s:3:"nov";i:3;s:3:"dec";}
Abundance:common
Alternate Names:Klug's Xenica or Marbled Xenica
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