Scientific note: <i>Astraptes talus</i> in Jamaica, West Indies (Hesperiidae: Eudaminae).

  • T. Turner
  • V. Turland
  • D. Newell
Keywords: Jamaica, early collecting records, Eudaminae, Fabaceae, Mucuna, immature stages, parishes, distribution

Abstract

The occurrence, distribution and notes on the biology of Astraptes talus (Cramer) in Jamaica are discussed. Mucuna pruriens (L) DC (Fabaceae) is recorded as a local native larval food plant.
Published
2009-12-01