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ButterflyHeteronympha banksii

Banks' Brown at Wapengo, NSW

Heteronympha banksii at Wapengo, NSW - 11 May 2017

Identification history

Butterfly Heteronympha banksii 13 Jul 2017 JackieMilesUltra Reporter - JackieMiles has reported over 500 sightings!
Butterfly Heteronympha banksii 12 Jul 2017 RossMannellBulk Reporter - RossMannell has reported over 100 sightings!

3 comments

libbyhMultiple Significant Sightings - libbyh has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Bulk Reporter - libbyh has reported over 100 sightings! wrote:
   12 Jul 2017
Lovely shot Ross. This one has lost the eyes on its wing hasn't it?
   13 Jul 2017
Hi, Libby. Yes, it seems the "eyes" did their job when a predator attacked. Seen a number of butterflies like tatht. :)
   13 Jul 2017
Thank you, Jackie.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not sensitive
  • Local Native

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
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