Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

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

SPECIES
nottoana
Sub Species
knysna
NOTES

A small dark brown butterfly which is found in the coastal bush. The larvae eat the crossberry bush.


AUTHORITY
(Wallengren,1857)
Sub Author
Evans,1947
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: A brown butterfly
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Rufous winged elfin Butterfly
Habitat
NOTES: Flies rapidly through the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Pterygospidea nottoana
Tagiades smithii
Nisoniades phyllophila
Nisoniades flavipalpis
Eagris melancholica
Sarangesa quadrimaculata



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