African Moths Gambia


     

Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis (Guenée, 1854)

 

SYNONYMS
Salbia trapezalis, Bradina andresi, Dolichosticha perinephes, Cnaphalocrocis bifurcalis, Botys convectalis, Botys creonalis, Botys suspicalis, Botys neoclesalis,

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


DISTRIBUTION
Cameroon, DRCongo, Egypt, Gambia, Kenya, La Reunion, Madagascar, Mali, Mauritius, Nigeria, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Oryza sativa, Zea mays, Sorghum bicolor, saccharum officinarum, Panicum maximum, Panicum trichocladum, Paspalum notatum, Pennisetum clandestinum, Imperata cylindrica, Brachiaria, Triticum aestivum,

Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (ZW)
Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis   Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis   Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis
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Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (ML)
Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis   Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis   Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis
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Underside (GM)
 
Live (ZA)
 

Live (DRC)

Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis
 
Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis
 
Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis
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Live (GM)
 
 
Distribution Map
Cnaphalocrocis trapezalis     Map
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