Thyretes caffra - Bar maiden

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Thyretes caffra

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

Species details:

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)

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Thyretes caffra ., retrieved 4 March 2024

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