Trisha Shetty

Antipodia atralba

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Hesperiidae
Scientific name  Antipodia atralba
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Antipodia
Rank  Species
Antipodia atralba
Similar  Anisynta cynone, Hesperilla flavescens, Antipodia, Antipodia chaostola

Antipodia atralba, the black and white skipper, is a butterfly of the family Hesperiidae. It is found in Australia along the coast of Victoria and South Australia.

The wingspan is about 30 mm.

The larvae feed on Cyperaceae species, including Gahnia ancistrophylla, Gahnia deusta and Gahnia lanigera.

References

Antipodia atralba Wikipedia


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