African Joker

Byblia anvatara
Byblia anvatara
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Byblia anvatara, the common joker, is a butterfly of the family Nymphalidae, found in Sub-Saharan Africa. Wingspan: 38–43 mm in males and 40–45 mm in females. Its flight period is year round. Larva feed on Tragia glabrata and Dalechampia capensis.

African Joker

Byblia anvatara

Is African Joker harmful?

There is no data about harmful of this species. Don't forget to be careful.

Sientific classification

kingdom: Animalia
phylum: Arthropoda
class: Insecta
order: Lepidoptera
family: Nymphalidae
genus: Byblia