African Moths Gambia


Amphicallia bellatrix (Dalman, 1823)

Beautiful Tiger.

SYNONYMS
Callimorpha bellatrix, Euchelia pardalina

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 7
Bellatrix, kostlani, pactolicus, pratti, quagga, solai, thelwalli.

 

DISTRIBUTION
Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Pinus patula, Crotalaria capensis, Widdringtonia nodiflora, Wild pea.

 

Amphicallia bellatrix
Upperside
 
Upperside
 
Upperside (ZW)
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Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: R. Butler
Upperside
 
Larva (ZA)
 
Pupa (ZA)
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: C. Logie
 
Photo: C. Logie
Live (UG)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: Brian hancock
 
Photo: C. Logie