Pseudaphelia apollinaris - Apollo moth

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Pseudaphelia apollinaris

Photo(s): Bart Wursten: Catapu, Mozambique

Species details:

Note: A day and night flying species
Distribution: DRC, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa to KwaZulu-Natal
Related plant families:
Related plant genera:
CombretaceaeCombretum (Food plant)
Related plant species:
MeliaceaeTurraea floribunda (Food plant)
MeliaceaeTurraea nilotica (Food plant)
MeliaceaeTurraea obtusifolia (Food plant)
MeliaceaeTurraea zambesica (Food plant)
Literature: africanmoths.com

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Mozambique: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Pseudaphelia apollinaris .
http://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=401400, retrieved 17 January 2018

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