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