African Moths Gambia


     

Anomis leona (Schaus & Clements, 1893)

 

SYNONYMS
Gonitis leona, Deinopalpus africana,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 36
alluaudi, auragoides, benitensis, bidentata, bipunctata, campanalis, capensis, curvifera, elegans, endochlora, erosa, flava, fulvida, grisea, inexpectata, involuta, iobapta, lavaudeni, leona, leucosema, lophognatha, luperca, madida, mandraka, melanosema, mesogona, microdonta, modesta, polymorpha, punctulata, pyrocausta, sabulifera, simulatrix, subfuscata, subrosealis, tamsi,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Benin, DRCongo, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Togo, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Triplochiton scleroxylon, Ceiba pentandra, Nesogordonia papaverifera, Theobroma cacao, Cola nitida, Sterculia tragacantha, Cola simiarum, Cola pallida, Dombeya cymosa, Abelmoschus esculentus, Hibiscus, Mangifera indica, Zea mays,

 

 

 

Anomis leona
Upperside (RW)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (SL)
Anomis leona   Anomis leona   Anomis leona
Photo: Charaxes
 
 
Upperside (ZW)
 
Underside (SL)
 
Distribution Map
Anomis leona   Anomis leona   Map
Photo: R. Butler