Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Ocybadistes ardea Bethune-Baker, 1906

Dark Orange Dart, Orange Grass-dart




Extra Distribution Information

Extralimital distribution—Indonesia (Aru Islands, Irian Jaya, Kei Islands), Papua New Guinea.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Qld: Brigalow Belt North (BBN), Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Central Mackay Coast (CMC), Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Desert Uplands (DEU), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), Gulf Plains (GUP), Mount Isa Inlier (MII), NSW North Coast (NNC), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Wet Tropics (WT)

Ecological Descriptors

Larva: herbivore.

Extra Ecological Information

Larval food plants not recorded, but probably grasses (Poaceae) as for related species of Ocybadistes.


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)
05-Mar-2013 05-Mar-2013 MODIFIED
05-Apr-2011 05-Apr-2011 MOVED
12-Feb-2010 (import)