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Butterflies and Moths feeding on figs (Lepidoptera)


(Life: Kingdom: Metazoa (animals); Phylum: Arthropoda; Class: Hexapoda; Order: Lepidoptera)



Other Insects feeding on figs


Latex sabotage of fig leaves by moth caterpillars.

Myrina dermaptera (Lesser fig-tree bue, Scarce fig-tree blue)

Myrina dermaptera (Lesser fig-tree blue, Scarce fig-tree blue).

Myrina silenus (Common fig-tree blue)

Myrina silenus (Common fig-tree blue).


Photographs Steve Woodhall or Simon van Noort (Iziko Museums of South Africa).

Web authors Simon van Noort (Iziko South African Museum)

and Jean-Yves Rasplus (INRA, France)


Citation: van Noort, S. & Rasplus, JY. 2024. Figweb: figs and fig wasps of the world. URL: www.figweb.org(Accessed on <day-month-year>).

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