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Grass Skipper butterfly This little butterfly was seen in a roadside verge making its way through the foliage.  <br />
Larvae feed on various grasses.<br />
20 mm wingspan <br />
Definitely Ocybadistes genus, but all so similar, not confident to pin a specific ID without those wings fully open.  Arthropod,Australia,Butterfly,Geotagged,Grass Skipper,Hesperiidae,Macro,Ocybadistes,insect,invertebrate,markings,summer Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Grass Skipper butterfly

This little butterfly was seen in a roadside verge making its way through the foliage.
Larvae feed on various grasses.
20 mm wingspan
Definitely Ocybadistes genus, but all so similar, not confident to pin a specific ID without those wings fully open.

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By Ruth Spigelman

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Uploaded Dec 20, 2018. Captured Dec 15, 2018 10:48 in 120 Scenic Dr, Merewether NSW 2291, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 60D
  • f/10.0
  • 1/99s
  • ISO320
  • 100mm