African Moths Gambia


     

Eublemma scitula, (Rambur, 1833)

Grey Eublemma.

SYNONYMS
Erastria scitula, Agrophila gibbosa, Euloastra cretacea, Nola exasperata, Erastria futilis, Coccidiphaga turati, Coccidiphaga scitula,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 187
acarodes, albicosta, anachoresis, apicipunctum, aurantiaca, baccalix, bolina, carneotincta, ceresensis, ecthaemata, eremochroa, exigua, flaviceps, gayneri, guiera, lentirosea, minima, nigrivitta, ornatula, parva, pyrastis, pyrochroa, ragusana, reducta, rivula, scitula, seminivea, staudingeri, stictilinea, xanthocraspis,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Algeria, Chad, DRCongo, Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Libya, Malawi, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Tunisia, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Insects:-
Coccoidea, Ceroplastes, Coccus hesperidium,

Eublemma scitula
Upperside (SO)
 
Upperside (SO)
 
Upperside (ZW)
Eublemma scitula   Eublemma scitula   Eublemma scitula
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: R. Butler
Upperside (GM)
 
Underside (GM)
 
Live (GM)
Eublemma scitula   Eublemma scitula   Eublemma scitula
 
Distribution Map
 
  Map