Sciron Ochre
Trapezites sciron

The caterpillar of this skipper feeds on Lomandra gracilis found in sandy, semi arid localities in the upper SE of SA and Eyre Peninsula. Observed flying in early spring.


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

Key Facts

Size (Male):28mm
Size (Female):30mm
Mature Larva Length:mm
Months of Flight:sep, oct, nov
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