African Moths Gambia


     

Chiromachla insulare (Boisduval, 1833)

 

SYNONYMS
Leptosoma insulare, Leptosoma concors, Nyctemera rasana, Deilemera howa, Deilemera madagascarica, Deilemera pauli, Nyctemera insulare,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 10
chalcosidia, gracilis, insulare, leuconoe, pallescens, perspicua, restrictum, seychellensis, torbeni, transitella,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Comoros, La Reunion, Madagascar, Mauritius, Tanzania.

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Hibiscus, Faujasia flexuosa, Crassocephalum rubens, Senecio acetosaefolius,

 

Chiromachla insulare

Upperside

 
Underside (RE)
 
Larva (RE)
Chiromachla insulare   Chiromachla insulare   Chiromachla insulare
Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: A. Guyonnet
 
Photo: A. Guyonnet
Live (RE)
 
 
Distribution map
Chiromachla insulare   m   Map
Photo: A. Guyonnet