African Moths Gambia


     

Tathorhynchus exsiccata (Walker, 1857)

 

SYNONYMS
Spintherops exsiccata, Platysenta angustiorata, Scopula vinctalis,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 9
camerounica, exsiccata, homogyna, leucobasis, nigra, philbyi, plumbea, stenoptera, troberti,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Algeria, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Namibia, Niger, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Tunisia,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Medicago sativa, Spartium junceum, Indigofera tinctoria,

Tathorhynchus exsiccata
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (ZA)
 
Underside (GM)
Tathorhynchus exsiccata   Tathorhynchus exsiccata   Tathorhynchus exsiccata
 
Photo: T. Baron
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Distribution map
Tathorhynchus exsiccata   Tathorhynchus exsiccata   Map
Photo: A. Liebenberg
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg