Animal Species:Meadow Argus Butterfly
The Meadow Argus Butterfly has brown wings with prominent blue eyespots surrounded by brown and orange rings.
Standard Common Name
Meadow Argus Butterfly
4 cm - 5 cm
The Meadow Argus Butterfly is found throughout Australia.
The Meadow Argus Butterfly lives in urban areas, forests and woodlands.
The adults of the Meadow Argus Butterfly are seen in Sydney throughout most of the year and migrate north in October or November.
Feeding and Diet
Caterpillars of the Meadow Argus Butterfly are black and spiky, and feed on a variety of garden plants, both native and introduced.
- villida calybe