Atlas of African Lepidoptera

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LepiMAP:   21
Province:   KwaZulu-Natal
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3029CB
Observer:   Nichols G.
Date of record:   2007-06-15
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   Little Skipper feeding on Felicia erigeroides flowers in the school grounds
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:23:30
Sp. code:   471170
Species name:   Spialia ferax
Common name:   Striped sandman -- Gewone sandmannetjie
Family:   HESPERIIDAE
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:  
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=LepiMAP-21
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 21 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Andre Coetzer
Comment:   Hard to identify without underside photo. My guess is Spialia dromus.
Date:   2009-05-14 15:53:51
Species name:  
Species code:   0
Comment number:   2
By:   Graham Henning
Comment:  
Date:   2009-05-14 15:53:51
Species name:   Spialia ferax -- Striped sandman; Gewone sandmannetjie
Species code:   471170
Comment number:   3
By:   Steve Woodhall
Comment:  
Date:   2009-05-14 15:53:51
Species name:   Spialia ferax -- Striped sandman; Gewone sandmannetjie
Species code:   471170

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