Southern Dart
Ocybadistes walkeri

This subspecies is reasonably common, and is common in many suburban gardens. Caterpillars feed on native and introduced grasses.


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

Key Facts

Size (Male):20mm
Size (Female):20mm
Mature Larva Length:23mm
Months of Flight:jan, feb, mar, apr, may, sep, oct, nov, dec
Alternate Names:Greenish Grass-Dart
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