African Moths Gambia


     

Balacra pulchra Aurivillius,1892.

Silky Matron.

SYNONYMS
Balacra glagoessa,

 

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, Chad, Congo, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Unknown,

Balacra pulchra
Upperside (GA)
 
Upperside
 

Underside (GA)

Balacra pulchra   Balacra pulchra   Balacra pulchra
Photo: JL. Albert
 
Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: JL. Albert
Live (DRC)
 
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: N. Voaden