African Moths Gambia


     

Scopula opicata (Fabricius, 1798)

 

SYNONYMS
Phalaena opicata, Pigia infantularia, Micronia vanaria,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 280
acidalia, adelpharia, caesaria, curvimargo, deserta, donovani, fimbrilineata, haemaleata, imitaria, internata, internataria, lactaria, lubricata, luridata, minorata, natalica, nigrinotata, opicata, ossicolor, pulchellata, ruficolor, rufisalsa, sagittilinea, sanguinisecta, serena, sincera, sinnaria, spoliata, sublobata, subobliquata, transsecta, tricommata,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Ivory Coast, Madagascar, Malawi, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Polyphageous, Lycoperscion,

 

Scopula opicata
Upperside (ZM)
 
Upperside (ZM)
 
Live (TZ)
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: M. Grimm
 
Distribution Map
 
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