Deudorix antalus - Brown playboy

Images: Click on each image to see a larger version

Deudorix antalus

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Rimiti West, Odzi-Save Valley.

Species details:

Note: Throughout the year. Upperside brown with a deep purple-blue metallic sheen; female much paler.
Distribution: Common throughout southern Africa.
Related plant families:
Related plant genera:
Related plant species:
Fabaceae subfamily MimosoideaeFaidherbia albida (Food plant)
MyrtaceaeSyzygium guineense subsp. guineense (Food plant)
OlacaceaeXimenia caffra var. caffra (Food plant)
SapindaceaeCardiospermum grandiflorum (Food plant)

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Deudorix antalus ., retrieved 27 September 2023

Site software last modified: 7 February 2018 12:03am
Terms of use