African Moths Gambia


     

Terastia margaritis (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)

Pearl Spotted Porphyry

SYNONYMS

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


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


LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Erythrina caffra, Erythrina zeyheri,

 

 

Terastia margaritis
Upperside (ZW)
 
Upperside
 
Upperside (ZA)
Terastia margaritis   Terastia margaritis   Terastia margaritis
Photo: R. Butler
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: Oxford Museum
Underside
 
Live (ZA)
 
Live (ZA)
Terastia margaritis   Terastia margaritis   Terastia margaritis
Photo: Oxford Museum
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg
 
Photo: A. Liebenberg
Live (ZA)
 
 
Distribution Map
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Photo: H. Roland