Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Atkinsia dominula (Plötz, 1884)

Two-brand Grass-skipper

Generic Combinations

  • Atkinsia dominula (Plötz, 1884).
  • Anisynta dominula (Plötz, 1884).




Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Tasmania, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


ACT, NSW, Tas, Vic: Australian Alps (AA), Nandewar (NAN), New England Tablelands (NET), NSW North Coast (NNC), Riverina (RIV), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Corner (SEC), South Eastern Highlands (SEH), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Tasmanian South East (TSE) ; Tas: Tasmanian Central Highlands (TCH), Tasmanian West (TWE)

Ecological Descriptors

Larva: herbivore (associated flora: Poa sp. [POACEAE]).


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
04-Feb-2023 PAPILIONOIDEA 04-Feb-2023 MODIFIED Dr Michael Braby (ANU)
13-May-2022 PAPILIONOIDEA 05-Jan-2023 MODIFIED Dr Michael Braby
26-Feb-2021 PAPILIONOIDEA 04-Feb-2023 MODIFIED Dr Michael Braby
04-Jun-2020 PAPILIONOIDEA 04-Feb-2023 MODIFIED Dr Michael Braby
06-Sep-2017 PAPILIONOIDEA 04-Feb-2023 MODIFIED
06-Sep-2017 HESPERIIDAE 04-Feb-2023 MODIFIED Lyn Randall
05-Mar-2013 04-Feb-2023 MODIFIED
05-Mar-2013 04-Feb-2023 MODIFIED
04-Feb-2023 MODIFIED