African Moths Gambia


     

Tegostoma comparalis (Hübner, 1796)

 

SYNONYMS
Scopula fotalis, Tegostoma sahariensis, tegostoma distinctale, Pyralis ramalis, Pyralis comparalis, Pyralis tenebrosalis,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 13
aequifascialis, albinalis, aridalis, bipartalis, comparalis, confluentalis, florilegaria, kenrickalis, millotalis, pseudonoctua, richteri, subditalis, subterminalis,

DISTRIBUTION
Kenya, Namibia, Niger, South Africa, Tunisia,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Salsola kali, Tribulus terrestris,

 

Tegostoma comparalis
Upperside (KE)
 
Upperside (KE)
 
Upperside (KE)
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside (KE)
 
Underside (KE)
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: Oxford Museum