African Moths Gambia


     

Thyretes hippotes (Cramer, 1780)

Equine Maiden.

SYNONYMS
Sphinx hippotes


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 10
buettikeri, caffra, cooremani, hippotes, montana, monteiroi, negus, signivenis, trichaetiformis, ustjuzhanini,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, South Africa,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Pentzia incana

Thyretes hippotes
Upperside (ZA)
 

Upperside

 
Upperside
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 

Photo: Oxford Museum

 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Live (ZA)
 
Live
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: M. Viljoen
 
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