SOUTH AUSTRALIAN BUTTERFLIES
Trapezites symmomus soma Waterhouse (Symmomus Rush-skipper)
Open forest with understorey of Lomandra longifolia.
Habitat of Trapezites symmomus
Lomandra longifolia, hostplant of Trapezites symmomus
Dried flower heads of Lomandra longifolia upon which eggs are
Notice the larval eat marks below the tips of some of the lower leaves.
Photography by R. Grund