African Moths Gambia


     

Balacra caeruleifascia Walker, 1856.

 

 

SYNONYMS
Balacra ochracea, Balacra magna, Balacra inflammata, Balacra germana, Automolis erhmanni, Metarctia conradti,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 26
affinis, alberici, basilewskyi, batesi, belga, caeruleifascia, compsa, daphaena, diaphana, elegans, flava, flavimacula, fontainei, furva, guillemei, haemalea, herona, humphreyi, jaensis, monotonia, nigripennis, preussi, pulchra, rattrayi, rubricincta, rubrostriata,

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda,

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Coffea,

Balacra caeruleifascia
Upperside male (SL)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (SL)
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Upperside (GA)
 
Upperside female
 
Upperside
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Photo: JL. Albert
 
Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: Manchester Museum
Underside (SL)
 
Live (SL)
 
Distribution Map
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