Parnara monasi Trimen, 1889

Bivar-De-Sousa, António, Vasconcelos, Sasha, Mendes, Luís F., Larsen, Torben B., Baker, Jon & Guilherme, João L., 2016, Butterflies of Guinea-Bissau: VIII. New data, new reports, corrections and biodiversity (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea), Zootaxa 4201 (1), pp. 1-77: 59

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4201.1.1

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scientific name

Parnara monasi Trimen, 1889
status

 

242. Parnara monasi Trimen, 1889 

WL: 15mm. P. monasi  is not a common savanna skipper and occurs across Africa with the exception of very dry areas. The caterpillars feed on Poaceae  , sugar-cane ( Saccharum officinarum  ) included, mainly close to humid areas.

Previous references. Regions: Oio. Authors: Bacelar (1949) as B. fatuella, Mendes et al. (2007)  . 

Probable abundance and proposed status. AB: R; CS: I.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Hesperiidae

Genus

Parnara