Lhommeia subapicata - Banded Thorn

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Lhommeia subapicata

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Chitengo Camp, Gorongosa National Park.

Species details:

Note:
Distribution: Recorded from Gambia, Mali, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa so likely widespread in tropical Africa.
Larval food (by plant family):
Larval food (by plant genus):
Larval food (by plant species):
RhamnaceaeZiziphus mucronata subsp. mucronata (Larval foodplant)
Literature: africanmoths.com

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Caprivi: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Lhommeia subapicata .
https://www.capriviflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=403530, retrieved 24 May 2019

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