African Moths Gambia


     

Anomis sabulifera (Guenée, 1852)

Brown Cotton Moth.

SYNONYMS
Gonitis sabulifera, Gonitis marginata, Gonitis propinqua

 

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
Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Abelmoschus esculentus, Althaea, Commersonia bartramia, Corchorus, Gossypium, Grewia occidentalis, Hibiscus, Triumfetta rhomboidea,

 

 

Anomis sabulifera
Upperside (RW)
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (ZA)
Anomis sabulifera   Anomis sabulifera   Anomis sabulifera
Photo: Charaxes
 
 
Photo: T. Baron
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (ZA)
Anomis sabulifera   Anomis sabulifera   Anomis sabulifera
Photo: R. Butler
 
 
Photo: T. Baron
Underside (GM)
 
Underside (ZA)
 
Live (NA)
Anomis sabulifera   Anomis sabulifera   Anomis sabulifera
 
Photo: T. Baron
 
Photo: H. Roland
Live (GM)
 
 
Distribution map
Anomis sabulifera     Map