Platylesches fosta

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Platylesches fosta
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Hesperiidae
Genus: Platylesches
Species: P. fosta
Binomial name
Platylesches fosta
Evans, 1937[1]

Platylesches fosta is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in western Uganda and Tanzania (along the eastern shores of Lake Tanganyika).[2]


  1. ^ "Platylesches Holland, 1896" at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms
  2. ^ Afrotropical Butterflies: Hesperiidae - Subfamily Hesperiinae