African Moths Gambia


     

Pterophorus rhyparias (Meyrick, 1908)

 

SYNONYMS
Alucita rhyparias, Alucita centrocrates, Aciptilia viettei,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 20
africanus, albidus, ashanti, bacteriopa, baliolus, candidalis, ceraunia, cleronoma, dallastai, ischnodactyla, lamottei, lampra, legrandi, lindneri, massai, niveodactyla, rhyparias, spissa, uzungwe, virgo,

 

DISTRIBUTION
DRCongo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Namibia, Rwanda, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Unknown,

Pterophorus rhyparias
Upperside (TZ)
 
Upperside (ZW)
 
Distribution Map
Pterophorus rhyparias   Pterophorus rhyparias   Map
Photo: Copenhagen Museum
 
Photo: R. Butler
 
 
 
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