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Eurema hecabe (Common grass yellow)

Synonyms: Eurema hecabe var. kerawara; Eurema hecabe var. magna; Terias latimargo; Terias maroensis

Wikipedia Abstract

Eurema hecabe, the large grass yellow or common grass yellow, is a small pierid butterfly species found in Asia or Africa. They are found flying close to the ground and are found in open grass and scrub habitats. It is simply known as "the grass yellow" in parts of its range; the general term otherwise refers to the entire genus Eurema.
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Prey / Diet


Pollinator of 
Adenophora triphylla[1]
Justicia procumbens (Water Willow)[1]


Australia; Brunei; Solomon Islands;

External References



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.
2Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
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