Pardopsis punctatissima - Polka dot

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Pardopsis punctatissima

Photo(s): Bart Wursten. Coutada 12, Sofala Mozambique

Species details:

Distribution: Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Swaziland and Limpopo, Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Also in Madagascar.
Related plant families:
Related plant genera:
Related plant species:
ViolaceaeHybanthus enneaspermus var. latifolius (Larval foodplant)
ViolaceaeHybanthus enneaspermus var. enneaspermus (Larval foodplant)
ViolaceaeHybanthus enneaspermus var. nyassensis (Larval foodplant)
ViolaceaeHybanthus enneaspermus var. serratus (Larval foodplant)
ViolaceaeHybanthus enneaspermus var. caffer (Larval foodplant)
Literature: Henning, G.A., Pringle, E.L.L. & Ball, J.B. (1994), Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa, Struik Winchester, Cape Town, p. 85.
Woodhall, S. (2005), Field guide to Butterflies of South Africa, Struik Publishers, Cape Town, p. 98.
Williams, M,C. (2008), Butterflies and Skippers of the Afrotropical Region, Nymphalidae File E subfamily Heliconiinae, p. 294Online Encyclopaedia.

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Mozambique: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Pardopsis punctatissima ., retrieved 21 March 2018

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