African Moths Gambia


     

Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis (Boisduval, 1833)

 

SYNONYMS
Botys poeyalis, Botys marisalis, Botys ruralis, Botys minutalis, Marasmia cicatricosa, Marasmia rectistrigosa, Marasmia hampsoni, Asopia veniliais, Lasiacme mimica,

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 12
bilinealis, binalis, brunneofusalis, conformis, didialis, grisealis, grucheti, liliicola, medinalis, poeyalis, trapezalis, trebiusalis,


DISTRIBUTION
Burundi, Cameroon, Comoros, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Gambia, Ivory Coast, Kenya, La Reunion, Madagascar, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Grasses, Oryza sativa, Zea mays,

Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (SL)
Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis   Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis   Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis
 
Photo: R. Revell
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Underside (SL)
 
Larva (SL)
Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis   Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis   Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis
 
 
Pupa (SL)
 
Live (GM)
 

Live (SL)

Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis
 
Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis
 
Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis
 
 
Live (DRC)
 
 
Distribution Map
Cnaphalocrocis poeyalis     Map
Photo: N. Voaden