African Moths Gambia


 

Falcatula falcata (Rothschild and Jordan, 1903))

Falcate Polyptychus.

SYNONYMS
Polyptychus falcata,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 5
cymatodes, falcata, prenumbra, svaricki, tamsi,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, DRCongo, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Sclerocarya caffra, Erythrina abyssinica, Erythrina excelsa,

Falcatula falcata
Upperside
 

Upperside

 
Upperside
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 

Photo: Oxford Museum

 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside (ZW)
 
Live (DRC)
 
Live (ML)
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Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: N. Voaden
 
Photo: G. Brown
Live (UG)
 
 
Distribution Map
Falcatula falcata     Map
Photo: B. Handcock