Salamis parhassus

Forest Mother-of-Pearl

Basic Information

General information

Family: “Nymphalidae”
Sub Family: “Nymphalinae”
Estimated Lifespan 18 Days

Garden Specific Information

Estimated Number In Flight: 4
Total Number of Pupae Received: 285
First Flown On: 12/10/02
Last Flown On: 01/08/21

Species Range:

  • “Africa”

Host plants:

  • Asystasia
  • Brillantaisia
  • Isoglossa
  • Justicia
  • Mimulopisi
  • Paulowilhelmia