African Moths Gambia


     

Achaea ezea (Cramer, 1779)

 

SYNONYMS
Phalaena ezea, Noctua hircus, Achaea leona, Achaea thomensis,

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 82
albicilia, albifimbria, basilewskyi, boris, catella, catocaloides, dasybasis, durfa, echo, ezea, faber, finita, illustrata, indicabilis, leucopasa, leinardi, mercatoria, mormoides, occidens, oedipodina, praestans, sordida, trapezoides, violaceofascia, xantherodera,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Cameroon, Congo, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Citrus, Musa x paradisiaca,

 

Achaea ezea
Upperside (RW)
 
Upperside (GA)
 
Upperside
Achaea ezea   Achaea ezea   Achaea ezea
Photo: Charaxes
 
Photo: JL. Albert
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside
 
Upperside
 
Underside (GA)
Achaea ezea   Achaea ezea   Achaea ezea
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: JL. Albert
Live (CM)
 
Live (ZA)
  Distribution Map
Achaea ezea
 
Achaea ezea
 
Map
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Photo: R. Dickenson