Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Spiralia
Family: Hesperiidae (Insecta/Lepidoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
asterodia
NOTES

A small fast flying butterfly. The larvae eat Hermannia plants


AUTHORITY
(Trimen, 1864)
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: A dark butterfly with white spots on the wings
Colour: Black
Common Name
Asterodea sandman
Butterfly
Habitat
NOTES: Flies fast in the veld but settles frequently
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Pyrgus asterodia



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