African Moths Gambia


     

Melinoessa perlimbata (Guenée, 1857)

 

SYNONYMS
Timana perlimbata, Palyas perlimbata,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 24
aemonia, amplissimata, argenteomaculata, asteria, aureola, catenata, croesaria, eurycrossa, fulvescens, guenoti, horni, midas, molybdauges, palumbata, pauper, perlimbata, pieridaria, sodaliata, stellata, straminea, subalbida, tangylochis, tessmanni, torquilinea,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Cameroon, Congo, DRCongo, Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Uganda,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Unknown,

 

Melinoessa perlimbata
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside
 
Upperside (SL)
Melinoessa perlimbata   Melinoessa perlimbata  
Melinoessa perlimbata
Photo: R.Revell
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Underside (SL)
 
Live (SL)
 
Live (NG)
Melinoessa perlimbata   Melinoessa perlimbata   Melinoessa perlimbata
 
 
Photo: A. Ajibade
 
Distribution map
 
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