Thyretes caffra - Bar maiden

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Thyretes caffra

Photo(s): Bart Wursten: Sinamatela Camp, Hwange National Park.

Species details:

Note:
Distribution: Known from Gambia, Sierra Leone, Togo, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia and South Africa so probably widespread throughout Africa.
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Related plant species:
Fabaceae subfamily MimosoideaeAcacia karroo (Larval foodplant)
Literature:

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-17

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2017). Flora of Zambia: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Thyretes caffra .
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=402550, retrieved 22 May 2017

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