African Moths Gambia


     

Cortyta canescens Walker, 1858

Wavy Shades.

SYNONYMS


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 7
canescens, diapera, minyas, phaeocyma, polycyma, remigiana, setifera,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Ethiopia, Kenya, Namibia, Somalia, South Africa, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Acacia xanthophloea,

 

Cortyta canescens
Upperside
 
Upperside
 
Upperside (SO)
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Photo: Manchester Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside (SO)
 
Upperside (ZW)
 
Live (ZA)
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg
Live (NA)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: H. Roland
 
Photo: H. Roland