African Moths Gambia


     

Ovenna vicaria (Walker, 1854)

Ubiquitous Footman.

SYNONYMS
Lithosia vicaria, Eilema desiccata, Lithosia imitans, Lithosia simulans, Lithosia antica, Lithosia natara, Lithosia sarawaka,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 6
agonchae, guineacola, hailesellassiei, simplex, simulans, vicaria,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Cameroon, Congo, DRCongo, Ethipoia, Gambia, Guinea, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,


LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Unknown

Ovenna vicaria
Upperside (ZM)
 
Upperside (ZM)
 
Upperside (ZW)
Ovenna vicaria   Ovenna vicaria   Ovenna vicaria
Photo: C. Mateke
 
Photo: C. Mateke
 
Photo: R. Butler
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Underside (GM)
Ovenna vicaria   Ovenna vicaria   Ovenna vicaria


Live (ET)

 

Live (SL)
 

Live (ZM)
Ovenna vicaria
  Ovenna vicaria   Ovenna vicaria
Photo: P. Bruce-Jones
Live (ZA)
 

 
Photo: C. Mateke
Distribution Map
Ovenna vicaria     Map
Photo: A. Liebenberg
 
 
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