Rare Black and white skipper
Antipoda atralba

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.

Key Facts

Size (Male):31mm
Size (Female):35mm
Mature Larva Length:25-30mm
Months of Flight:a:4:{i:0;s:3:"mar";i:1;s:3:"apr";i:2;s:3:"oct";i:3;s:3:"nov";}
Alternate Names:Diamond Sand-Skipper
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