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Large dingy skipper - Toxidia peron

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''Toxidia peron'', the large dingy skipper or dingy grass-skipper, is a butterfly of the family Hesperiidae. It is found in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria.

The wingspan is about 30 mm. The larvae feed on ''Stenotaphrum secundatum'', ''Gahnia sieberiana'', ''Lomandra'' species, ''Dianella caerulea'' and other ''Dianella'' species.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Ernst
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Uploaded Mar 14, 2020. Captured Mar 12, 2020 17:06 in 3 Coupland Ave, Tea Gardens NSW 2324, Australia.
  • Canon EOS 700D
  • f/8.0
  • 1/256s
  • ISO400
  • 135mm