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Silver-spotted Ochre (Trapezites argenteoornatus)

Silver-spotted Ochre

Appearance: Both sexes largely orange and brown with characteristic pattern of elongated, white spots on hind wing underside.
Wingspan: 2.5–3.0 cm
Season: 1 generation in winter and spring.
Range: Along the west coast of WA.
Habitat: Usually coastal heathland; on sandy soil.
Photo: Port Kennedy, WA, 07 / 10 / 2012.


Additional Photos

Silver-spotted Ochre
View of the characteristic white spots on the hind wing underside. (Guilderton, WA, 2011)