Coeliades sejuncta - Coast policeman; Ochreous-banded policeman

Species details:

Note: The only known foodplant is Acridocarpus zanzibaricum which has not been recorded from our region.
Distribution: Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, Zambia and a single record from Zimbabwe.
Related plant families:
Related plant genera:
MalpighiaceaeAcridocarpus (Larval foodplant)
Related plant species:
Literature: Henning, G.A., Pringle, E.L.L. & Ball, J.B. (1994), Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa, Struik Winchester, Cape Town, p. 310.
Williams, M,C. (2008), Butterflies and Skippers of the Afrotropical Region, Hesperiidae subfamily Coeliadinae, p. 23, Online Encyclopaedia.

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: Coeliades sejuncta .
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=403350, retrieved 29 March 2017

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