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Parnara amalia (Hyaline Swift)

Synonyms: Hesperilla fulgidus

Wikipedia Abstract

Parnara amalia is a species of butterfly in the family Hesperiidae the skippers. Its common names include Hyaline Swift and Orange Swift. It occurs in Irian Jaya and Papua New Guinea, as well as the Australian states of New South Wales, the Northern Territory, and Queensland.The butterfly has a wingspan of about 30 millimeters. It is dark brown with an orange tinge, and paler on the underside.
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Prey / Diet

Leersia hexandra (southern cutgrass)[1]
Oryza sativa (rice)[1]



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1Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
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