Zeuctoboarmia hyrax ( Townsend, 1952 )

Mbata, Keith J. & Prins, Jurate De, 2023, Annotated checklist of moths of Zambia (Insecta: Lepidoptera), Zootaxa 5354 (1), pp. 1-503 : 236

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https://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.5354.1.1

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Zeuctoboarmia hyrax ( Townsend, 1952 )


Zeuctoboarmia hyrax ( Townsend, 1952) View in CoL

COMMON NAME (S): Geometer moth.


IUCN STATUS: Not Evaluated (NE).

DISTRIBUTION: Côte d’Ivoire, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Senegal, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

LOCALITY IN ZAMBIA: Choma in Southern Province ; Kafue in Lusaka Province.

LARVAL HOSTPLANT(S): Schinus molle L. an Anacardiaceae species is a host plant of the taxon in Kenya ( Townsend 1952) . No host plant is associated with the taxon in Zambia.

SOURCES: African Moths 2019; De Prins & De Prins 2022; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2017-1; Townsend 1952.

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