Geitoneura klugiiCommon name: Marbled Xenica

Distribution: Occurs across the southern areas of Australia.

Description: Wingspan up to 42 millimetres.

Notes: Occurs in Eucalypt woodland with a grassy understorey. In Western Australia, the caterpillars are known to feed on Austrostipa flavescens and Ehrharta calycina.

References: The Complete Guide to Butterflies of Australia. Michael F Braby. 2004

Atlas of Living Australia