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Skipper (Hesperiidae)Ocybadistes walkeri

Greenish Grass-dart at Banks, ACT

3 images

Ocybadistes walkeri at Banks, ACT - 6 Mar 2019
Ocybadistes walkeri at Banks, ACT - 6 Mar 2019
Ocybadistes walkeri at Banks, ACT - 6 Mar 2019

Identification history

Skipper (Hesperiidae) Ocybadistes walkeri 13 Mar 2019 SuziBond
Skipper (Hesperiidae) Ocybadistes walkeri 11 Mar 2019 ibaird
Unidentified 11 Mar 2019 UserfaKgHkxs

Author's notes

Briefly seen the surface of the wings, yellow spots. Insect flew away before I could photograph the wing surface.

2 comments

ibaird wrote:
   11 Mar 2019
Your moth is a butterfly, probably O. walkeri, a butterfly in the Skipper sub-family of butterflies.
   12 Mar 2019
Thanks for your identification.

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Nearby Sightings

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Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Banks, ACT - 11 May 2019 Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Banks, ACT - 20 Apr 2019 Melangyna viridiceps (Hover fly) at Banks, ACT - 18 Apr 2019 Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Banks, ACT - 6 Apr 2019 Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Banks, ACT - 5 Apr 2019 Lipotriches (Austronomia) ferricauda (Halictid bee) at Banks, ACT - 4 Apr 2019 Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Banks, ACT - 4 Apr 2019 Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Banks, ACT - 2 Apr 2019 Conocephalus upoluensis (Meadow Katydid) at Banks, ACT - 29 Jan 2019 Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Banks, ACT - 17 Jan 2019 Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Banks, ACT - 7 Sep 2018 Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Banks, ACT - 25 Jun 2018 Ectropis bispinaria (Loop-line Bark Moth) at Banks, ACT - 14 Feb 2018 Delias aganippe (Spotted Jezebel) at Banks, ACT - 9 Feb 2018 Deinopidae sp.(family) (Net-casting Spider) at Banks, ACT - 6 Feb 2018 Delias aganippe (Spotted Jezebel) at Banks, ACT - 27 Jan 2018 Eriophora sp. (genus) (TBC) at Banks, ACT - 11 Oct 2017 Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Banks, ACT - 5 Oct 2017 Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Banks, ACT - 29 Aug 2017 Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon) at Banks, ACT - 29 Aug 2017 Scolypopa australis (Passionvine hopper, Fluffybum) at Banks, ACT - 15 Apr 2017 Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Banks, ACT - 17 Mar 2017 Polichne sp. (genus) (Small Grassland Katydid) at Banks, ACT - 28 Feb 2017 Naupactus cervinus (Fuller's rose weevil) at Banks, ACT - 26 Feb 2017 Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Banks, ACT - 4 Feb 2017 Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Banks, ACT - 3 Feb 2017 Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Banks, ACT - 26 Jan 2017 Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Banks, ACT - 6 Oct 2016
Ectropis excursaria (Common Bark Moth) at Banks, ACT - 11 May 2019
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Banks, ACT - 20 Apr 2019
Melangyna viridiceps (Hover fly) at Banks, ACT - 18 Apr 2019
Vanessa kershawi (Australian Painted Lady) at Banks, ACT - 6 Apr 2019
Nyctemera amicus (Senecio or Magpie moth) at Banks, ACT - 5 Apr 2019
Lipotriches (Austronomia) ferricauda (Halictid bee) at Banks, ACT - 4 Apr 2019
Tachinidae sp. (family) (Unidentified Bristle fly) at Banks, ACT - 4 Apr 2019
Junonia villida (Meadow Argus) at Banks, ACT - 2 Apr 2019
Conocephalus upoluensis (Meadow Katydid) at Banks, ACT - 29 Jan 2019
Phalaenoides glycinae (Grapevine Moth) at Banks, ACT - 17 Jan 2019
Strepera graculina (Pied Currawong) at Banks, ACT - 7 Sep 2018
Rhipidura leucophrys (Willie Wagtail) at Banks, ACT - 25 Jun 2018
Ectropis bispinaria (Loop-line Bark Moth) at Banks, ACT - 14 Feb 2018
Delias aganippe (Spotted Jezebel) at Banks, ACT - 9 Feb 2018
Deinopidae sp.(family) (Net-casting Spider) at Banks, ACT - 6 Feb 2018
Delias aganippe (Spotted Jezebel) at Banks, ACT - 27 Jan 2018
Eriophora sp. (genus) (TBC) at Banks, ACT - 11 Oct 2017
Hypoblemum griseum (A jumping spider) at Banks, ACT - 5 Oct 2017
Eolophus roseicapillus (Galah) at Banks, ACT - 29 Aug 2017
Ocyphaps lophotes (Crested Pigeon) at Banks, ACT - 29 Aug 2017
Scolypopa australis (Passionvine hopper, Fluffybum) at Banks, ACT - 15 Apr 2017
Pseudomantis albofimbriata (False garden mantis) at Banks, ACT - 17 Mar 2017
Polichne sp. (genus) (Small Grassland Katydid) at Banks, ACT - 28 Feb 2017
Naupactus cervinus (Fuller's rose weevil) at Banks, ACT - 26 Feb 2017
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Banks, ACT - 4 Feb 2017
Dasypodia selenophora (Southern old lady moth) at Banks, ACT - 3 Feb 2017
Gastrimargus musicus (Yellow-winged Locust or Grasshopper) at Banks, ACT - 26 Jan 2017
Vanessa itea (Yellow Admiral) at Banks, ACT - 6 Oct 2016

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Location

Location information

  • Coordinates 149.102238-35.472620
  • Places Banks, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 6 Mar 2019 2:36 PM Recorded on
  • UserfaKgHkxs Recorded by
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