African Moths Gambia


     

Creatonotos leucanioides Holland, 1893.

 

SYNONYMS
Creatonotos brunnipennis, Creatonotos punctivitta notivitta,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 6
atrivena, gangis, leucanioides, omanirana, perineti, punctivitta,

 

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Burkina Fasso, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, DRCongo, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Crotalaria, Abelmoschus esculentus, Oryza sativa, Capsicum, various grasses.

 

Creatonotos leucanioides
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (GM)
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Underside (GM)
 
Live (GM)
 
Live (GM)
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Live (DRC)
 
 
Disrtibution Map
Creatonotos leucanioides
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Photo: N. Voaden