African Moths Gambia


Podomachla apicalis (Walker, 1854)

 

SYNONYMS
Deilemera apicalis, Nyctemera antinorii, Nyctemera apicalis,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 8
acraeina, antinorii, apicalis, arieticornis, chromis, insularis, usambarae, virgo,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Cameroon, Congo, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Senecio, Macadamia, Emilia discifolia,

 

 

Podomachla apicalis
Upperside
 
Upperside (KE)
 
Upperside
Podomachla apicalis   Podomachla apicalis   Podomachla apicalis
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside (GA)
 
Upperside
 
Underside (GA)
Podomachla apicalis   Podomachla apicalis   Podomachla apicalis
Photo: JL. Albert
 
Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: JL. Albert
Live (NG)
 
Live (DRC)
 
Distribution Map
Podomachla apicalis   Podomachla apicalis   Map
Photo: A. Ajibade
 
Photo: N. Voaden