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North American Ecology (US and Canada). Erionota thrax is a year-round resident in the Hawaiian islands, where it was introduced from Guam in Aug. Erionota t. thrax (Linnaeus, ) (Banana Skipper). Pinned Specimens photo collection: Distribution and Larval Foodplants: Introduced to Hawaii. Synonymy. Butterflies of America. visitors. top. updated on Species Erionota thrax. Erionota thrax thrax (Linnaeus, ) Banana Skipper Introduced to Hawaii.

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Indian Foundation for Butterflies — Butterflies of India. Title Leaf roll Caption Banana leaves with rolls of larvae of E. Regional or local differences solely concern the length of the various stages. It is up to 6 cm long. It spread together with its egg-parasitoid, O.

Although widespread in Indonesia, it has not been found in the South Moluccas with the exception of Ambon, where it may be a relatively recent introduction specimen held in the Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum, Leiden, Netherlandsthe Lesser Sunda Islands, east of Flores specimen held in the Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum, Leiden, Netherlands.


Crop pests and their management in Malaysia. Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society, 22 2: Commonwealth Institute of Biological Control, p.

Erionota thrax (banana skipper)

Drought conditions favour outbreaks in Malaysia Kalshoven, ; Kalshoven and van thrzx Laan, Hesperiidae in Papua New Guinea: The scales of these spots are perpendicular to the wing surface. Veenakumari and Mohanraj, Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research, pp.

The incisions made by the full-grown larva, which are cm long, may reach the midrib of the leaf.

Piepers and Snellen recorded it from Java from sea level to m, but as these authors confused E. Evans, ; EPPO, CAB Reviews, 10 The head is black, and heart-shaped in frontal view.

Erionota – Wikipedia

The most comprehensive information on the distribution of E. Waterhouse edionota Norris provide a review of the earlier programmes against E. Notes on Taxonomy and Nomenclature Top of page Erionota thrax was first described by Linnaeus as early as Ichtiar Baru, pp.

The platform is designed for aggregating, displaying and analysing biodiversity data from tropical developing countries and other biodiversity hotspots such as India. Pupa of the banana skipper, Erionota thrax. It has been reported from Mauritius, where the species was stated to have become established as early as Monty and Ghauri, but this seems to be a misidentification rrionota E.


Accidental introductions of insect pests to Guam, Continuing to use www. When several larvae are living from the same leaf, nothing will remain but the midrib with large cigar-shaped cases hanging from it.

Insect pests of banana and their incidence in Manipur.

Indian Journal of Hill Farming, 1 1: Look for the distinctive leaf rolls, up to 15 cm long, made by the caterpillars.

Hesperiidae by three parasites; Ooencyrtus erionotae Ferriere, Apanteles erionotae Wilkinson and Erionoota obscurata Wilkinson with special observation for B.

Sikkim Nature Conservation Foundation. Erionota thrax Linnaeus The larva hatches after days. The banana leaf roller Erionota thrax: The female is on the left.