Genus: Spialia

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Species indigenous to southern Africa

List from Vári & Kroon (2002)

Spialia agylla (Grassveld sandman)  

         

 

Spialia asterodia (Star sandman)

 

Spialia colotes (Bushveld sandman)

 

Spialia confusa (Confusing sandman)

 

 

Spialia delagoae (Delagoa sandman)

 

Spialia depauperata (Wandering sandman)

 

 

Spialia dioma (Common sandman)

 

 

Spialia droma (Forest sandman, Large grizzled skipper)

 

Spialia mafa (Mafa sandman)

 

 

Spialia nana (Dwarf sandman)

 

 

Spialia paula (Mite sandman)

 

 

Spialia sataspes (Boland sandman)

 

 

Spialia secessa (Wolkberg sandman)

 

 

Spialia spio (Mountain sandman)

 

Publications

  • VÁRI, L., KROON, D.M., & KRÜGER, M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in southern Africa. Simple Solutions, Chatswood Australia.

 


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