African Moths Gambia


     

Chiasmia rectistriaria (Herrich-Schäffer, 1854)

Oblique Barred Semiothisa.

SYNONYMS
Semiothisa rectistriaria, Acadra rectistriaria, Macaria monstruaria, Macaria postvittata,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 175
affinis, angolaria, assimilis, brongusaria, butaria, conturbata, costicommata, crassata, deceptrix, fulvisparsa, furcata, grisescens, inaequilinea, inconspicua, interrupta, johnstoni, kilimanjarensis, majestica, multistrigata, normata, nubilata, obliquilineata, observata, parallacta, plutocrypsis, procidata, rectilinea, rectistriaria, rhabdophora, semialbida, simplicilinea, streniata, subcurvaria, subvaria, sudanata, trizonaria, turbulentata, umbrata, umbratilis,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Cameroon, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Albizia

Chiasmia rectistriaria
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (ZA)
 
Upperside (ZM)
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Upperside (ZM)
 
Upperside (ZM)
 
Upperside (UG)
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Underside (ZM)
 
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Live (DRC)
 
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Distribution map
Chiasmia rectistriaria
  Chiasmia rectistriaria   Map
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: N. Voaden