Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Trapezites argenteoornatus (Hewitson, 1868)

Silver-chequered Ochre, Silver-spotted Skipper




Western Australia

Extra Distribution Information

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


WA: Carnarvon (CAR), Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Jarrah Forest (JF), Pilbara (PIL), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA), Warren (WAR)

Ecological Descriptors

Larva: herbivore (associated flora: Acanthocarpus preissii Lehm. [XANTHORRHOEACEAE]; Acanthocarpus robustus A.S.George [XANTHORRHOEACEAE]; Acanthocarpus verticillatus A.S.George [XANTHORRHOEACEAE]).


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 21-Dec-2022 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