African Moths Gambia


     

Pallastica meloui (Riel, 1909)

 

SYNONYMS
Taragama meloui, Pachypasa cornuta, Pachypasa sericeofasciata orientalis, Pachypasa punctulata,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 14
hararia, kakamegata, lateritia, litiura, lucifer, meloui, mesoleuca, pallens, pyrsocoma, pyrsocorsa, redissa, rubinia, sanricia, sericeofasciata,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Burundi, Congo, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Liberia, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Pyracantha, Mangifera indica, Acacia,

Pallastica meloui
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Underside (GM)
Pallastica meloui   Pallastica meloui   Pallastica meloui
 
 
Underside (GM)
 
Larva (GM)
 
Larva (GM)
Pallastica meloui   Pallastica meloui   Pallastica meloui
 
Photo: S. Ihle
 
Photo: S. Ihle
Cocoon (GM)
 
Live (GM)
 
Live (GM)
Pallastica meloui   Pallastica meloui   Pallastica meloui
Photo: S. Ihle
 
Photo: S. Ihle
 
Live (GM)
 
 
Distribution Map
Pallastica meloui     Map
Photo: S. Ihle