African Moths Gambia


     

Naroma varipes (Walker, 1865)

Fig Tree Moth.

SYNONYMS
Hysibada varipes, Woerdenia weyenberghi, Dasychira mabilli, Orgyia mabilli,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 4
madecassa, nigrolunata, signifera, varipes,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Cameroon, DRCongo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Ficus thonningii, Ficus sur, Ficus natalensis,

 

Naroma varipes
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (ZW)
Naroma varipes   Naroma varipes   Naroma varipes
 
 
Photo: R. Butler
Upperside (ZA)
 
Underside (GM)
 
Underside (ZA)
Naroma varipes   Naroma varipes   Naroma varipes
Photo: T. Baron

 

 
Photo: T. Baron
Live (ZA)
  Live (NB)   Live (ZW)
Naroma varipes
 
Naroma varipes
 
Naroma varipes
Photo: A. Liebenberg
 
Photo: H. Roland
 
Photo: B. Wursten
Pair (ZW)
 
 
Distribution Map
Naroma varipes     Map
Photo: B. Wursten