Nacaduba pavana vajuva

Fruhstorfer 19161 - Small FourLine Blue

A species which can be found in forest glades and clearings. The lack of sightings is down to misidentification in the field. The butterfly sould be reasonably common on the Island.

Flight Period



24 - 30mm

Early Stages

Known. More detailed life history information is available from the following resource: ButterflyCircle Blog (courtesy of Dr. Horace Tan.). Please note that this relates to the Singapore subspecies, but the details will be the same.

Larval Foodplant

The Singapore subspecies has been bred on Derris trifoliata, Andira inermis (both Leguminosae) and Allophylus cobbe (Sapindaceae)


Sikkin, Myanmar, Peninsular Thailand and Malaysia.