African Moths Gambia


     

Obolcola petronaria (Guenée, 1858)

Stony Looper.

SYNONYMS
Stegania petronaria, Obolcola inconclusaria, Acidalia megaspilata,

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 12
aliena, decisa, deocellata, flavescens, hastata, insecura, lindneri, luteographa, pallida, petronaria, pulverea, retorta,

DISTRIBUTION
Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Cassine aethiopica, Cassine peragua, Maytenus undata,

Obolcola petronaria
Upperside (ZA)
 
Upperside (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
Obolcola petronaria   Obolcola petronaria   Obolcola petronaria

Photo: Oxford Museum

 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: H. Roland
Live (ZA)
 
 
Distribution Map
Obolcola petronaria     map
Photo: H. Roland