African Moths Gambia


     

Menophra abruptaria (Thunberg, 1792)

Waved Umber.

SYNONYMS
Homerophila barcinonaria, Homerophila brunneata, Homerophila coarctata, Homerophila fuscata, Homerophila knightaria, Homerophila interrupta, Homerophila maura, Homerophila murina, Homerophila thebromaria, Boarmia petrificaria, Phalaena strigata, Phalaena suberaria, Hemerophila unicolor


SPECIES IN GENUS :-19
aborta, abruptaria, absurda, alticamerunis, arabica, bilobata, caeca, contemptaria, dnophera, fulvistrigata, jansei, japygiara, lutefasciata, nathaliae, obtusata, olginaria, oviceps, serrata, serrataria,


 

DISTRIBUTION
Libya, Morocco, Tunisia,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Ligustrum ovalifolium, Syringa vulgaris,

 

Menophra abruptaria
Live
 
Upperside
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: HJ. Smit
 
 
 
 
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