African Moths Gambia


     

Bombycomorpha bifascia (Walker, 1855)

Barred Eggarlet.

SYNONYMS
Artace bifascia,Bombycomorpha nupta,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 3
bifascia, dukei, pallida,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Kenya, Namibia, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Rhus undulata, Rhus crenata, Rhus pyroides, Rhus glauca, Rhus villosa, Rhus macowani, Rhus obovata, Rhus rehmanniana, Piper nigrum,

 

Bombycomorpha bifascia
Upperside (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: M. Viljoen
 
Photo: J. Heyns
Live (ZA)
 
 
Distribution Map
Bombycomorpha bifascia   m   Map
Photo: J. Heyns