African Moths Gambia


     

Hypocala rostrata (Fabricius, 1794)

 

SYNONYMS
Hyblaea rostrata, Hypocala deflorata rostrata, Hypocala efflorescens, Hypocala angulipalpis,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 10
bohemani, deflorata, dysdamarta, florens, gaedei, genuina, plumicornis, rostrata, subsatura, tenuis,

 

DISTRIBUTION
DRCongo, Kenya, Mauritainia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Diospyros abyssinica, Diospyros kaki, Diospyros melanoxylon, Royena, Pouteria, Citrus,

Hypocala rostrata
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (SL)
 

Upperside

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Photo: R. Butler
 
 
Photo: Manchester Museum
Upperside
 
Underside (SL)
 
Live (ZA)
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Photo: Manchester Museum
 
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg
Live (SL)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (DRC)
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Photo: J. Heyns
 
Photo: N. Voaden
 
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