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Mycalesis terminus

Synonyms: Mycalesis asophis

Wikipedia Abstract

The Orange Bushbrown (Mycalesis terminus) is a species of butterfly in the Nymphalidae family. It is found in Indonesia (Irian Jaya, Maluku), New Guinea and Australia (Queensland).The wingspan is about 40 mm. Adults are dark brown with a large orange patch on each forewing and an eyespot on each forewing and three on each hindwing.
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Litter Size [1]  126

Prey / Diet

Imperata cylindrica (alang-alang)[2]
Oryza sativa (rice)[3]
Panicum maximum (Guinea Grass)[3]
Themeda triandra (red grass)[2]



Attributes / relations provided by
1Body size, egg size, and their interspecific relationships with ecological and life history traits in butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea, Hesperioidea), Enrique García-Barros, Biological Journal of the Linnean Society (2000), 70: 251–284
2Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
3Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
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