View Full Version : Skipper for ID

08-Oct-2011, 02:16 PM
Please help me to ID this skipper taken at Taipei Zoo.

Painted Jezebel
08-Oct-2011, 02:55 PM
It looks, to me, like a Isoteinon sp. I. lamprospilus comes to mind, but I would not want to say for sure.

08-Oct-2011, 09:33 PM
Exact match to Isotheinon lamprospilus formosanus in page 262 of A Field Guide to Food Plants for Butterflies in Taiwan (Vol. 2)

and also here (http://www.panoramio.com/photo/35535142)


09-Oct-2011, 10:24 AM
Hi Les & Sunny, thanks for the ID and link :cheers: