African Moths Gambia


     

Teracotona submacula (Walker, 1855)

Robust Tiger.

SYNONYMS
Virbia submacula, Teracotona roseata, Spilosoma submacula, Spilosoma obscurum, Diaphora natalica, Estigmene strigosa,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 34
abyssinica, alicia, approximans, clara, euprepia, euprepoides, homeyeri, immaculata, jacksoni, kovtunovitchi, latisfasciata, melanocera, metaxantha, mirabilis, multistrigata, murtafaa, neumanni, pallida, pardalina, pitmanni, postalbida, proditrix, pruinosa, quadripunctata, rhodophaea, seminigra, senegalensis, subapproximans, submacula, subterminata, translucens, trifasciata, uhrikmeszarosi, wittei,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Kenya, Malawi, Namibia, Somalia, South Africa, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Polyphagous, Tagetes erecta, Beta vulgaris, Brassica oleracea, Latuca sativa, Phaseolus,

Teracotona submacula
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (ZA)
 
Upperside (ZA)
Teracotona submacula   Teracotona submacula   Teracotona submacula
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
Teracotona submacula   Teracotona submacula   Teracotona submacula
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: H. Roland
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg
 
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