Occurs along coastal cliffs south of Adelaide and in coastal vegetation and open woodland elsewhere. Caterpillars are found on small species of saw-sedges Gahnia spp.
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|Mature Larva Length:||25-30mm|
|Months of Flight:||mar, apr, sep, oct, nov|
|Alternate Names:||Diamond sand-skipper|
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