African Moths Gambia


     

Laelia phenax,(Collenette, 1932)

 

SYNONYMS
Dasychira phenax,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 95
acuta, atrifilata, batoides, bifascia, clarki, curvivirgata, extatura, extorta, figlina, fracta, gwelila, hampsoni, herbida, lunensis, municipalis, phenax, punctulata, robusta, rogersi, rosea, subrosea,

 

DISTRIBUTION
DRCongo, South Africa, Tanzania, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Lichens,

Laelia phenax
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (ZA)
 
Underside (ZA)
Laelia phenax   Laelia phenax   Laelia phenax
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Type
 
 
Distribution Map
Laelia phenax   m   Map
Photo: Oxford Museum