African Moths Gambia


 

Neopolyptychus compar (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)

 

SYNONYMS
Polyptychus compar,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 10
ancylus, centralis, choveti, compar, consimilis, convexus, prionites, pygarga, serrator, spurrelli,

 

DISTRIBUTION
DRCongo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Brachystegia spiciformis, Julbernardia globiflora, Lasianthus

Neopolyptychus compar
Upperside
 

Upperside

 
Upperside (ZM)
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Photo: Oxford Museum
 

Photo: Oxford Museum

 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Upperside (ZW)
 
Live (TZ)
 
Live (NG)
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Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: D. Bygott
 
Photo: A. Ajibade
Live (ZA)
 
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: A. Liebenberg