African Moths Gambia


     

Amerila phaedra Weymer, 1892

 

SYNONYMS
Rhodogastria subleucoptera,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 37
accra, affinis, aldabrensis, androfusca, bauri, bipartita, brunnea, bubo, carneola, castanea, catinca, femina, fennia, fuscivena, howardi, kiellandi, leucoptera, lineolata, lupia, luteibarba, madagascarensis, magnifica, makadara, mulleri, nigrivenosa, nigroapicalis, niveivitrea, phaedra, puella, roseomarginata, rothi, rufifemur, shimbaensis, syntomina, thermochroa, vidua, vitrea.

 

DISTRIBUTION
Kenya, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Lactuca taraxifolia, Launaea,

Amerila phaedra
Live (TZ)
 
 

Distribution Map

Amerila phaedra     Map
Photo: M. Grimm