Basiotha schenckii - Brown-striped hawk

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Basiotha schenckii
Basiotha schenckii
Basiotha schenckii

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Buffelskloof Nature Reserve, Mpumalanga, South Africa

Species details:

Note:
Distribution: Known from DRC, South Africa and Zimbabwe
Related plant families:
Related plant genera:
AsteraceaeVernonia (Larval foodplant)
Related plant species:
Literature: Pinhey, E.C.G. (1975), Hawk Moths of Central and Southern Africa, Thomas Meikle Series No. 2, Longmans Southern Africa, Cape Town, p. 100.
africanmoths.com

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-18

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2018). Flora of Zambia: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Basiotha schenckii .
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=403650, retrieved 17 July 2018

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