African Moths Gambia


     

Chiasmia subcurvaria (Mabille, 1897)

Triple Striped Peacock.

SYNONYMS
Tephrina subcurvaria, Discalma subcurvaria, Semiothisa subcurvaria,


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
Botswana, DRCongo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Acacia xanthophloea, Acacia karoo, Acacia abyssinica,

Chiasmia subcurvaria
Upperside (SO)
 
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (GM)
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: R. Butler
 
Underside (GM)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (DRC)
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Photo: R. Dickinson
 
Photo: N. Voaden
Livee (ZA)
 
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: A. Liebenberg