African Moths Gambia


     

Euchromia folletii (Guérin-Méniville, 1832)

Splendrous Hornet.

SYNONYMS
Glaucopis formosa, Glaucopis folletii, Euchromia formosa, Euchromia wasinica,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 8
amoena, folletii, guineensis, hampsoni, jacksoni, lethe, madagascariensis, schoutedeni,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Comoros, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Ipomoea batalis, Musa paradisiaca, Stictocardia tiliifolia,

Euchromia folletii
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (SL)
Euchromia folletii   Euchromia folletii   Euchromia folletii
 
 
Upperside (ZA)
 

Upperside (ZA)

 
folleti/lethe
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Underside (SL)
 
Larva (GM)
  Cocoon (GM)
Euchromia folletii
 
Euchromia folletii
 
Euchromia folletii
 
 
Pair (TG)
 
 
Distribution Map
Euchromia folletii     Map
Photo: J. Bowen