The White-banded Plane Butterfly is black above with narrow white band across the hindwings. The forewings have a number of white spots. The underside of the wings has a similar pattern but is brown instead of black.
Common Aeroplane Butterfly
wingspan 55mm - 57mm
rainforest edges, vine thickets, suburban gardens
larvae feed on various rainforest plants including Argyrododendron, Bombax, Cordia, Brachychiton, Grewia, Celtis.
coastal eastern Australia from Cape York in Queensland to central New South Wales
|Common Name:||White-banded Plane Butterfly|