African Moths Gambia


     

Parapoynx diminutalis (Snellen, 1880)

 

SYNONYMS
Hydrocampa diminutalis, Oligostigma pallida, Parapoynx dicentra, Parapoynx uxorialis,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 12
affinialis, bipunctalis, crisonalis, diminutalis, fluctuosalis, ingridae, luteivittalis, minoralis, ophiaula, plumbefusalis, stagnalis, zambiensis,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Botswana, DRCongo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, La Reunion, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Nigeria, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,


 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Hydrilla verticillata, Nymphaea,

 

Parapoynx diminutalis
Upperside (GM)
 
Underside (GM)
 
Live (ZA)
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Photo: A. Liebenberg
Live (ZA)
 
 
Distribution map
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Photo: A. Liebenberg