African Moths Gambia


 

Polyptychus retusus Rothschild & Jordan, 1908

SYNONYMS

 

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
Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, DRCongo, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Kenya, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda,


LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Unknown,

 

Polyptychus retusus
Upperside (GA)
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Upperside (SL)
Polyptychus retusus   Polyptychus retusus   Polyptychus retusus
Photo: JL. Albert
 
 
Upperside (SL)
 
Underside (GA)
 
Underside (SL)
Polyptychus retusus   Polyptychus retusus   Polyptychus retusus
 
Photo: JL. Albert
 
Live (SL)
 
Live (SL)
 
Live (UG)
Polyptychus retusus   Polyptychus retusus   Polyptychus retusus
 
 
Photo: P. Waring
Live (SL)
 
 
Distribution Map
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