African Moths Gambia



Petovia marginata Walker, 1854

Clouded Orange.

SYNONYMS
Neurophana amatonga, Geometra dichroaria, Petovia equatorialis, Neurophana incertaria, Petovia patrisaloysii, Petrovia perversaria, Xantheliodes uniformis,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 1
marginata,

 

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

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Ochna pulchra, Phyllanthus discoides, Vangueriopsis, Vangueria infausta, Combretum zeyheri,

Petovia marginata
Upperside
 
Upperside (ZA)
 
Upperside
Petovia marginata   Petovia marginata   Petovia marginata
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside
 
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside (ZW)
Petovia marginata   Petovia marginata   Petovia marginata
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: R. Butler
Underside
 
Live (DRC)
 
Live (DRC)
Petovia marginata   Petovia marginata
  Petovia marginata
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: N. Voaden
 
Photo: N. Voaden
 
Distribution Map
 
  Map