Paduca fasciata fasciata

C & R Felder 1860 - The Little Banded Yeoman

Koh Samui only. Its present absence from Koh Pha Ngan is rather surprising.

Sexes similar.

A very common forest species which can be found at times in enormous numbers.

Strangely, as it is so common, nothing is known of its life history.

Flight Period



40 - 50mm

Early Stages

Not known.

Larval Foodplant

Not known.


Burma, Thailand, Malay Peninsular, Sumatra and Borneo. Other subspecies in Java, Palawan and the Philippines.