African Moths Gambia


     

Eilema similipuncta Hampson, 1914

Twin Buttoned Footman.

SYNONYMS
Lithosia agonchae,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 162
elegans, gracilipennis, marginata, meosticta, oblitterans,
sanguicosta, sarceola, similipuncta, vicara,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, DRCongo, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe,


LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Lichens

Eilema similipuncta
Upperside (ZM)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
Eilema similipuncta   Eilema similipuncta   Eilema similipuncta
Photo: C. Mateke
 
Photo: T. Baron
 
Photo: T. Baron
Live (ZM)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
Eilema similipuncta   Eilema similipuncta   Eilema similipuncta
Photo: C. Mateke
 
Photo: H. Roland
 
Photo: H. Roland
Live (DRC)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Distribution Map
Eilema similipuncta   Eilema similipuncta   Map
Photo: N. Voaden
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg