Animalia > Arthropoda > Insecta > Lepidoptera > Hesperioidea > Hesperiidae > Taractrocera > Taractrocera papyria

Taractrocera papyria (White-banded Grass-dart)

Synonyms: Apaustus alix; Hesperilla fumosa; Taractrocera celaeno

Wikipedia Abstract

Taractrocera papyria, the white-banded grass-dart, is a butterfly of the Hesperiidae family. It is found in the Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria and Western Australia. The wingspan is about 30 mm.
View Wikipedia Record: Taractrocera papyria


Prey / Diet

Austrostipa scabra[1]
Cenchrus clandestinus (kikuyugrass)[2]
Cynodon dactylon (manienie)[1]
Echinopogon caespitosus[1]
Ehrharta calycina (perennial veldt grass)[1]
Ehrharta longiflora (longflowered veldtgrass)[1]
Ehrharta stipoides (meadow ricegrass)[1]
Imperata cylindrica (alang-alang)[1]
Oryza sativa (rice)[1]
Paspalum dilatatum (herbe de miel)[1]
Phragmites australis (common reed)[1]



Attributes / relations provided by
1Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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