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Rhanidophora phedonia (Stoll, 1871)

Short Snouted Dice.

SYNONYMS
Bombyx phedonia,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 13
aethiops, agrippa, albigutta, aurantiaca, cinctigutta, enucleata, flava, flavigutta, odontophora, phedonia, piguerator, ridens, semipunctata,

DISTRIBUTION
Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Thunbergia alata, Thunbergia capensis, Thunbergia podoensis, Thunbergia atriplicifolia,

 

 

Rhanidophora phedonia
Upperside
 
Upperside
 
Live (ZA)
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Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg
Live (ZA)
 
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: A. Liebenberg