Junonia terea elgiva - Soldier pansy

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Junonia terea

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Rusitu Forest.

Species details:

Note:
Distribution: Common in coastal bush and low-altitude evergreen and riverine forest from KwaZulu-Natal and Swaziland up to Mozambique and Eastern Zimbabwe.
Larval food (by plant family):
Larval food (by plant genus):
Larval food (by plant species):
AcanthaceaeAsystasia gangetica subsp. micrantha (Food plant)
AcanthaceaePhaulopsis imbricata subsp. imbricata (Food plant)
AcanthaceaeRuellia patula (Food plant)
Literature:

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Caprivi: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Junonia terea elgiva.
https://www.capriviflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=400850, retrieved 25 May 2019

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