African Moths Gambia


     

Poliobotys ablactalis (Walker, 1859)

Pearl Grey.

SYNONYMS
Botys ablactalis, Lamprophaia borbonica, Lamprophaia murinalis, Lamprophaia ablactalis, Mimudea ablactalis
, Pionea ablactalis,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 1
ablactalis,


DISTRIBUTION
Botswana, Cameroon, DRCongo, Gambia, Ivory Coast, Kenya, La Reunion, Madagascar, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe,


LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Gmelina arborea, Kigelia aethiopica, Kigelia pinnata, Tecoma brycei, Spathodea campanulata,

Poliobotys ablactalis
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (SL)
Poliobotys ablactalis   Poliobotys ablactalis   Poliobotys ablactalis
Photo: R. Butler
 
 
Underside (GM)
 
Live (DRC)
 
Live (BW)
Poliobotys ablactalis   Poliobotys ablactalis   Poliobotys ablactalis
 
Photo: N. Voaden
 
Photo: C. Sydes
Live (SL)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
Poliobotys ablactalis   Poliobotys ablactalis   Poliobotys ablactalis
 
Photo: J. Heyns
 
Photo: J. Heyns
 
Distribution Map
 
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