African Moths Gambia


     

Metarctia flavivena Hampson, 1901.

Veined Matron.

 

SYNONYMS
Metarctia zegina, Metarctia rothschildi, Metarctia panyamana, Automolis flavivena,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 89
burra, cinnamonea, didyma, diversa, flavicincta, flavivena, fulvia, haematica, jansei, lateritia, rubribasa, rubripuncta, rufescens, sarcosoma, sheljuzhkoi, tricolorana,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Botswana, DRCongo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Bidens pilosa, Dahlia, Sonchus,

Metarctia flavivena
Upperside (MZ)
 
Upperside (MZ)
 
Live (DRC)
Metarctia flavivena   Metarctia flavivena   Metarctia flavivena
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: N. Voaden
 
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