African Moths Gambia


     

Thalassodes quadraria Guenée, 1857

 

SYNONYMS
Nemoria aequaria, Nemoria chlorinaria, Thalassodes digressa, Geometra digressa, Thalassodes ricinaria, Hemithea sapoliaria, Thalassodes subreticulata,



SPECIES IN GENUS :- 11
albifimbra, antithetica, caprifolia, dentatilinea, hyraria, opaca, progressa, quadraria, regressa, scrutata, unicolor,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Cameroon, Comoros, Congo, DRCongo, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, La Reunion, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Ricinus communis, Mangifera indica, Rosa, Crotalaria verrucosa, Coffea arabica, Myrica aethiopica, Schinus molle, Zea mays, Myrica serrata,

Thalassodes quadraria
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside
 
Upperside (GM)
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Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Underside (GM)
 
Live (GM)
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Live (DRC)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (CM)
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Photo: N. Voaden
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg
 
Photo: A. Guyonnet
 
Distribution Map
 
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