Hesperiidae Host & Nectar Plants

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HESPERIIDAE Host Plants

Many Grasses
Canna
Clitoria ternatea / Bluebell
Cocos nucifera / Coconut Palm
Desmodium triflorum / Dixie Ticktrefoil
Lasiacis divaricata / Bamboo Grass
Macroptilium lathyroides /Wild Dolly
Vigna luteola / Hairypod, Cowpea
Rhizophora mangle / Red Mangrove
Rhizophora mangle / Red Mangrove Tree form
Saccharum officinarum / Sugar Cane

HESPERIIDAE Nectar Plants

Antigonon leptopus / Coralilla, Coralita
Bidens alba radiata / Spanish Needles
Cordia sebestena var. caymanensis / Cordia
Canna
Lantana aculeata / Lantana
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis / Porterweed; Vervine

HABITAT

This butterfly is happy in arid coastal land. This is a very fast flyer resting sometimes splaying their wings in the sun early morning. Panoquina ocala is a little slower

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