African Moths Gambia


     

Xanthisthisa niveifrons (Prout, 1922)

White Headed Thorn.

SYNONYMS
Eurythecodes niveifrons,,



SPECIES IN GENUS :- 12
brunnea, copta, extrema, fulva, holmi, lemairei, nigrocumulata, niveifrons, tarsispina, tergorinota, terna, tumida,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Cupressus, Pinus,

 

Xanthisthisa niveifrons
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (ZW)
Xanthisthisa niveifrons   Xanthisthisa niveifrons  
Xanthisthisa niveifrons
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: R. Butler
Upperside (ZW)
 
 
Distribution map
Xanthisthisa niveifrons     Map
Photo: R. Butler