This page contains information and pictures about Pale Grass
Dart Butterflies in the Brisbane area, Queensland, Australia.
- Body length 20mm
- This butterfly is standard orange-brown of the dart colours. For the male,
on his forewings there is the colon marking. The caterpillar feed on various
kinds of grasses.
- We found this butterfly once in Karawatha Forest near the Lagoon.
- 1. Australian Butterflies - Charles McCubbin, Nelson, Sydney,
- 2. Telicota
colon argeus - Australian Caterpillars, Don Herbison-Evans & Stella Crossley,
- 3. The Complete Field Guide to Butterflies of Australia - Michael F
Braby, Australian National University, CSIRO 2004, p100.
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