African Moths Gambia


     

Syllepte semilugens (Hampson, 1912)

 

SYNONYMS
Sylepta semilugens, Neurina sfricalis,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 63
achromalis, albopunctum, amelialis, argillosa, atrisquamalis, attenualis, aureotinctalis, bitjecola, brunneiterminalis, butlerii, christophalis, dentilinea, desmialis, disciselenalis, erebarcha, fulviceps, glebalis, guilboti, hemichionalis, holochralis, hyalescens, kenrickalis, lagoalis, lanatalis, leonalis, maculilinealis, mahafalalis, malgassanalis, melanomma, melanopalis, mesoleucalis, microstictalis, nasonalis, neurogramma, nyanzana, orbiferalis, ovialis, parvipuncta, patagialis, penthodes, posticalis, purpurascens, retractalis, rogationalis, rubrifucalis, sakarahalis, sarronalis, secreta, semilugens, straminea, stumpffalis, subcyaneoalba, sulphureotincta, thomealis, torsipex, trifidalis, tumidipes, undulalis, vagans, violacealis, vohilavalis, xanthothorax, xylocraspis,

DISTRIBUTION
Cameroon, DRCongo, Gambia, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania,


LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Cola nitida, Cola acuminata,

 

Syllepte semilugens
Upperside (GM)
 
Underside (GM)
 
Live (GM)
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Live (LR)
 
 
Distribution Map
Syllepte semilugens     map
Photo: M. Stanton