This butterfly is a recent (1973) immigrant to South Australia from the eastern states. Caterpillars feed on eastern states’ trees such as Kurrajong. Observed in the South East of SA in autumn 2012.
You can learn a lot more about this butterfly on this research-quality website (now managed by the BCSA)
|Mature Larva Length:||55mm|
|Months of Flight:||jan, feb, mar, apr, may, oct, nov, dec|
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