African Moths Gambia


     

Xanthorhoe poseata (Geyer, 1837)

Barred Carpet.

SYNONYMS
Amoebe poseata, Melanippe colorata, Cidaria penetrata, Ypsipetes rudisaria, Cidararia umbriferata, Larentia viridicinctata, Coremia vividata,



SPECIES IN GENUS :- 62
exorista, poseata, transjugata,

 

DISTRIBUTION
DRCongo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Helitropium arborescens, Lactuca sativa,

Xanthorhoe poseata
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside
 
Upperside (ZA)
Xanthorhoe poseata   Xanthorhoe poseata  
Xanthorhoe poseata
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Distribution map
Xanthorhoe poseata   Xanthorhoe poseata   Map
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: J. Heyns