Bicyclus safitza safitza - Common bush brown

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Bicyclus safitza
Bicyclus safitza
Bicyclus safitza

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Catapu, Mozambique.

Species details:

Note: The photos show the darker male (left) and the female (right × 2).
Distribution: Very common in forest areas throughout Southern Africa.
Larval food (by plant family):
Poaceae (Food plant)
Larval food (by plant genus):
Larval food (by plant species):

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Caprivi: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Bicyclus safitza safitza., retrieved 9 December 2023

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