African Moths Gambia


 

Trichopisthia monteiroi (Druce, 1887)

Lemon Lappet.

SYNONYMS
Lasiocampa monteiroi, Trichopisthia pallida,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 2
igneotincta, monteiroi,

 

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

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS

Sclerocarya birrea, Sclerocarya caffra,

trichopisthia monteiroi
Upperside
 
Upperside (ZA)
 
Live (KE)
trichopisthia monteiroi   trichopisthia monteiroi   trichopisthia monteiroi
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: T. Baron
 
Photo: Z. Wijtten
Live (DRC)
 
Live (BW)
 
Distribution Map
trichopisthia monteiroi   trichopisthia monteiroi   Map
Photo: N. Voaden
 
Photo: C. Sydes