African Moths Gambia


     

Phaegorista leucomelas (Herrich-Schäffer, 1855)

 

SYNONYMS
Callimorpha leucomelas,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 14
agaristoides, bicurvata, bisignibasis, enarges, euryanassa, formosa, leucomelas, micacea, prouti, rubriventris, similis, trialbata, xanthosma, zebra,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Unknown,

Phaegorista leucomelas
Upperside
 
Live (TG)
 
Live (NG)
Phaegorista leucomelas   Phaegorista leucomelas   Phaegorista leucomelas
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: J. Bowen
 
Photo: A. Ajibade
Live (LR)
 
 
Distribution Map
Phaegorista leucomelas     Map
Photo: M. Stanton