African Moths Gambia


     

Parapoynx fluctuosalis (Zeller, 1852)

Fluctuating China Mark.

SYNONYMS
Nymphula fluctuosalis, Hydrocampa circealis, Oligostigma chrysippusalis, Parapoynx cryzalis, Oligostigma curta, Obligostigma obitalis, Parapoynx linealis, Parapoynx rugosalis, Parapoynx oryzalis,


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

 

DISTRIBUTION
Botswana, Burkina Fasso, Comoros, DRCongo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Senegal, Sierra leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,


 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Hydrilla verticillata, Nymphaea, Oryza sativa,

Parapoynx fluctuosalis
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (SL)
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Upperside (ZW)
 
Underside (SL)
 
Live (ZA)
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Photo: R. Butler
 
 
Photo: H. Roland
Live (DRC)
 
Live (GM)
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: N. Voaden
 
Photo: G. Finch