African Moths Gambia


 

Polyptychus andosa (Walker, 1856)

Copper Winged Polyptychus

SYNONYMS
Panacra andosa,

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 29
afarissaque, affinis, andosa, anochus, assimilis, aurora, baltus, basrnsi, baxteri, bernardii, cadioui, carteri, coryndoni, enodia, girardi, herbuloti, hollandi, lapidatus, murinus, nigriplaga, orthographus, pauliani, paupercula, retusus, rougeoti, sinus, thihongae, trisecta, wojtusiaki,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, DRCongo, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Malawi, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda,


LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Morus, Parinare,

Polyptychus andosa
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (GM)
 
Upperside (GM)
Polyptychus andosa   Polyptychus andosa   Polyptychus andosa
 
 
Upperside (ZM)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Underside (GM)
Polyptychus andosa   Polyptychus andosa   Polyptychus andosa
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
 
Live (GM)
 
 
Distribution Map
Polyptychus andosa     Map