African Moths Gambia


     

Amerila lupia (Druce, 1887)

 

SYNONYMS
Pelochyta lupia, Amerila nivaria, Rhodogastria sanguinota,

 

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, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Gallium,

Amerila lupia
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (ZW)
 

Underside (ZW)

Amerila lupia   Amerila lupia   Amerila lupia
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: R.Butler
 
Live (ZA)
 
 
Distribution Map
Amerila lupia     Map
Photo: H. Roland