African Moths Gambia


     

Thyretes negus Oberthür, 1878

Ethiopian Maiden.

SYNONYMS
Thyretes phasma, Thyretes misera, Thyretes misa,


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

 

DISTRIBUTION
DRCongo, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Gambia, Gabon, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Grasses,

 


Thyretes negus
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (GM)
Thyretes negus   Thyretes negus   Thyretes negus
Photo R. Revell
 
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Underside (GM)
Thyretes negus   Thyretes negus   Thyretes negus
Live (TG)
 
Live (GM)
 
Live (GM)
Thyretes negus
  Thyretes negus   Thyretes negus
Photo: J. Bowen
Live (DRC)
 
 

Distribution Map
Thyretes negus     Map
Photo: N. Voaden
 
 
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