African Moths Gambia


     

Udea ferrugalis (Hübner, 1796)

Rusty Dot Pearl.

SYNONYMS
Pyralis ferrugalis, Scopula martialis, Scopula testacea, Scopula hypatalis, Pionea maculata, Pionea obsoleta,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 6
delineatalis, epicoena, ferrugalis, hageni, infuscalis, melanostictalis,


DISTRIBUTION
Botswana, Burundi, Comoros, DRCongo, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, La Reunion, Madagascar, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, South Africa, Sudan, Zimbabwe,


LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Polyphageous, Erigeron, Capsicum, Stachys, Calendula, Ipomoea batatas, Eupatorium, Brassica, Solanum,

Udea ferrugalis
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside
 
Upperside
Udea ferrugalis   Udea ferrugalis   Udea ferrugalis
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside (ZW)
 
Underside
 
Live (ZA)
Udea ferrugalis   Udea ferrugalis   Udea ferrugalis
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: H. Roland
Live (BW)
 
 
Distribution Map
Udea ferrugalis     Map
Photo: C. Sydes