Ophiusa mejanesi - Variable Drab

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Ophiusa mejanesi
Ophiusa mejanesi
Ophiusa mejanesi

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Shashe Wilderness Camp, Tuli (left), Ndundu Lodge, Vumba (centre) and Bunga Camp, Gorongosa National Park (right).

Species details:

Note: A species with very variable colours in the upper wings.
Distribution: Widespread in Tropical Africa.
Related plant families:
Related plant genera:
MyrtaceaeEucalyptus (Larval food plant)
Related plant species:
Literature: africanmoths.com

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: Ophiusa mejanesi .
http://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=402750, retrieved 30 May 2017

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