African Moths Gambia


     

Chiasmia streniata (Guenée, 1858)

 

SYNONYMS
Macaria streniata, Semiothisa streniata, Macaria amandata, Gonodela lunivallata, Macaria albogrisearia, Gonodela flavipicta,


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, Botswana, Cameroon, Congo, DRCongo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Acacia nilotica, Acacia karroo,

Chiasmia streniata
Upperside (ZM)
 
Upperside (ZM)
 
Upperside (SL)
Chiasmia streniata   Chiasmia streniata   Chiasmia streniata
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Underside (SL)
 
Live (ZM)
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Photo: R. Revell
 
 
Photo: D. Evered
Live (ZA)
 
Live (DRC)
 

Distribution Map

Chiasmia streniata
 
Chiasmia streniata
 
Map
Photo: A. Liebenberg
 
Photo: N. Voaden