African Moths Gambia


     

Achaea mormoides Walker, 1858

 

SYNONYMS
Achaea mania, Achaea schultzei,

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
Angola, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Gambia, Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Citrus, Glycine max, Ricinus communis,

 

 

Achaea mormoides
Upperside
 
Upperside
 
Upperside (ZW)
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Upperside
 
Underside
 
Distribution Map
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