Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae

Oreixenica kershawi  

Striped Xenica (Oreixenica kershawi)
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© Vik Dunis 2014
Mount Toorongo, VIC (Apr, 2014)
Common Names
  • Striped Xenica

He's looking a little pale and worn but we were lucky to find Striped Xenica butterflies so late in the season. We found a total of two, 1,000 metres up Mount Toorongo, both near mountain streams.

Striped Xenica (Oreixenica kershawi)

Male Striped Xenica