African Moths Gambia


     

Automolis meteus (Stoll, 1871)

Orange Fronted Matron.

 

SYNONYMS
Sphinx meteus, Decimia bicolora, Metarctia meteus,


 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 7
aurantiifusa, bicolora, crassa, incensa, meteus, pallida, subulva,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Somalia, South Africa,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Gnidia, Acalypha, Lasiosiphon, Trema bracteolata, Trema orientalis,

Automolis meteus
Upperside (ZA)
 
Upperside (ZA)
 
Upperside
Automolis meteus   Automolis meteus   Automolis meteus
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside
 
 
Distribution map
Automolis meteus     Map
Photo: Manchester Museum