Platycorynus dejeani - Milkweed leaf beetle

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Platycorynus dejeani
Platycorynus dejeani
Platycorynus dejeani
Platycorynus dejeani
Platycorynus dejeani

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Inyangombe Falls, Nyanga (3x left); Masvingo-Beitbridge rd near Ngundu (second right); Hippo Pools (right).

Species details:

Note:
Distribution: Widespread in tropical Africa and southern Africa.
Related plant families:
Apocynaceae subfamilies Asclepiadoideae and Secamonoideae (Foodplant)
Related plant genera:
Related plant species:
Literature:

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Coleoptera - Beetles: Platycorynus dejeani .
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=403720, retrieved 11 August 2020

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