African Moths Gambia


     

Pitthea neavei Prout, 1915

Neave's Highflier.

SYNONYMS
Pitthea aurantifascia,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 23
agenoria, argentiplaga, caesarea, catadela, continua, cunaxa, cyanomeris, eximia, famula, flavimargo, fractimacula, fuliginosa, hypomima, ichnolepida, luminosa, mungi, neavei, perspicua, rubriplaga, sospes, subflaveola, syndroma, trifasciata,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Cameroon, DRCongo, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Unknown,

Pitthea neavei
Upperside (KE)
 
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (ZM)
Pitthea neavei   Pitthea neavei   Pitthea neavei
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside (ZW)
 
Underside (CM)
 
Live (LR)
Pitthea neavei   Pitthea neavei   pitthea continua
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: A. Guyonnet
 
Photo: M. Stanton
Live (LR)
 
Live (CM)
 
Distribution Map
pitthea continua   Pitthea neavei   Map
Photo: M. Stanton
 
Photo: A. Guyonnet