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Parnara guttatus

Synonyms: Hesperia dalima; Hesperia fortunei; Hesperia kolantus; Hesperia mangala; Hesperia wambo; Pamphila ormuzd; Pamphila philino; Parnara kirigaminensis; Parnara kotoshona

Wikipedia Abstract

The Common Straight Swift (Parnara guttata) is a butterfly of the family Hesperiidae. It is found in the Indomalaya ecozone, Amur (Russian Far East), Eastern China and Japan. Its wingspan is about 40 mm. Common Straight Swift larvae feed on various grasses, including rice.
View Wikipedia Record: Parnara guttatus


Prey / Diet

Colocasia esculenta[1]
Colocasia fontanesii (coco yam)[2]
Imperata cylindrica (alang-alang)[1]
Oryza sativa (rice)[1]
Saccharum officinarum (sugarcane)[1]
Zea mays (corn)[1]



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit 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.
2HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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