Mottled grass skipper
Anisynta cynone

A rare butterfly found in coastal areas but only flies in autumn (March – April). Caterpillars feed on native and introduced grasses.


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

Key Facts

Size (Male):23mm
Size (Female):24mm
Mature Larva Length:20mm
Months of Flight:mar, apr
Alternate Names:Cynone Skipper
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