African Moths Gambia


     

Asura sagenaria (Wallengren, 1860)

Crossed Footman.

SYNONYMS
Setina sagenaria, Barsine Natalensis, Asura faginaria,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 24
atricraspeda, camerunensis, congoensis, craigii, distyi, doa, eala, erythrias, friederikae, gabunica, gigantea, hermanni, mutabilis, naumanni, phaeosticta, pinkurata, russula, sagenaria, spinata, subfulvia, temperata, thomensis, thumataeformis, versicolor, xanthophaea,

 

DISTRIBUTION
DRCongo, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 


LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Lichens, Cinnamomum zeylanicum,

Asura sagenaria
Upperside (ZA)
 
Upperside
 
Upperside (ZW)
Asura sagenaria   Asura sagenaria   Asura sagenaria
Photo: T. Baron
 
Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: R. Butler
Upperside (ZA)
 
Underside (ZA)
 
Live (UG)
Asura sagenaria   Asura sagenaria   Asura sagenaria
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: T. Baron
 
Photo: P. Waring
Live (UG
 
 
Distribution map
Asura sagenaria     Map
Photo: B. Hancock