White-veined Sand-skipper
Herimosa albovenata

For many years this skipper was known from only one location, however it has now been found to be widely spread throughout the state. The caterpillars feed on a small species of perennial spear grass.


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


Key Facts

Size (Male):27mm
Size (Female):28mm
Mature Larva Length:mm
Months of Flight:sep, oct
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