Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Species Trapezites phigalia (Hewitson, 1868)

Heath Ochre, Phigalia Skipper




Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


ACT, NSW, Qld, SA, Vic: Brigalow Belt South (BBS), Central Mackay Coast (CMC), Eyre Yorke Block (EYB), Nandewar (NAN), New England Tablelands (NET), NSW North Coast (NNC), NSW South Western Slopes (NSS), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Coastal Plain (SCP), South Eastern Highlands (SEH), South Eastern Queensland (SEQ), Victorian Midlands (VM), Victorian Volcanic Plain (VVP)

Ecological Descriptors

Larva: herbivore (associated flora: Lomandra multiflora (R.Br.) Britten [XANTHORRHOEACEAE] Many-flowered Mat Rush; Lomandra glauca (R.Br.) Ewart [ASPARAGACEAE] Pale Mat-rush; Lomandra sororia (F.Muell. ex Benth.) Ewart [ASPARAGACEAE] Small Mat-rush; Lomandra filiformis (Thunb.) Britten [XANTHORRHOEACEAE] Wattle Mat-rush; Lomandra densiflora J.M.Black [XANTHORRHOEACEAE]; Lomandra fibrata J.M.Black [XANTHORRHOEACEAE]; Lomandra nana (A.T.Lee) A.T.Lee [ASPARAGACEAE]; Lomandra obliqua (Thunb.) J.F.Macbr. [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