African Moths Gambia


     

Terastia margaritis, (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)

Pearl Spotted Porphyry

SYNONYMS

 

SPECIES IN GENUS :- 3
margaritis, meticulosalis, subjectalis,



DISTRIBUTION
Botswana, DRCongo, Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe,


 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Erythrina caffra, Erythrina zeyheri,

 

 

Terastia margaritis
Upperside
 
Upperside
 
Upperside
Terastia margaritis   Terastia margaritis   Terastia margaritis
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Underside
 
Live
 
Live
Terastia margaritis   Terastia margaritis   Terastia margaritis
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg
Live
 
 
Distribution Map
Terastia margaritis   m   Map
Photo: H. Roland