African Moths Gambia


 

Heniocha dyops, (Maassen, 1872)

Marbled Emporer.

SYNONYMS
Saturnia dyops, Heniocha bioculata,


SPECIES IN GENUS :- 6
apollonia, distincta, dyops, marnois, puderosa, vingerhoedti,

 

DISTRIBUTION
Angola, Botswana, DRCongo, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe,

 

LARVAL FOODPLANTS
Acacia mearnsi, Acacia burkei, Acacia hereroensis, Acacia karroo, Acacia mellifera, Acacia nigrescens,

Heniocha dyops
Upperside
 
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Photo: Oxford Museum
  Photo: D. Van der Walt  
Photo: D. Blignaut
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Distribution Map
Heniocha dyops   m   map
Photo: N. Voaden