Eurema desjardinsii marshalli - Angled grass yellow

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Eurema desjardinsii

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Cleveland Dam, Harare.

Species details:

Note: Easily distinguished from other species in the genus by the distinctly angled or "elbowed" hindwing.
Distribution: Widespread and common through the eastern parts of South Africa and Zimbabwe.
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Related plant species:
Fabaceae subfamily CaesalpinioideaeChamaecrista mimosoides (Food plant)
Literature:

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-17

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Eurema desjardinsii marshalli.
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=400040, retrieved 27 June 2017

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