African Moths Gambia


     

Afrowatsonius marginalis (Walker, 1855)

 

SYNONYMS
Aloa marginalis, Creatonotos marginalis, Spilosoma ramivitta.

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 4
burgeoni, fulvomarginalis, marginalis, sudanicus,

 

 

DISTRIBUTION
Congo, DRCongo, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Malawi, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Togo.

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Newbouldia lavis,

 

Afrowatsonius marginalis
Upperside (NG)
 
Upperside
 
Upperside
Afrowatsonius marginalis   Afrowatsonius marginalis   Afrowatsonius marginalis
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Live (NG)
 
  Disrtibution Map
Afrowatsonius marginalis     Map
Photo: A. Ajibade