African Moths Gambia


     

Balacra herona (Druce, 1887)

 

SYNONYMS
Anace herona

 

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
Cameroon, Central African Republic, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Chad, Uganda,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Unknown,

 

Balacra herona
Upperside (UG)
 
Underside (CM)
 
Live (CM)
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Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: A. Guyonnet
 
Photo: A. Guyonnet
Live (UG)
 
Distribution Map
 
Balacra herona   m   Map
Photo: P. Waring