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Mlawula Nature Reserve - Moths

(Information from reserve checklist compiled by Neville Duke. )

Status:

  • C = common throughout
  • LC = locally common
  • S = scarce (only a few specimens taken)
  • R = rare (only one or two specimens ever taken)
Arctiidae
   Amerila affinis C
   Paralacydes arborifera S
   Saenura flava C
   Lithosia natara C
   Utetheisa pulchella C
   Secusio pustularia C
   Psephea speciosa C
Ethmiidae
   Ethmia sabiella C
Eupterotidae
   Poloma angulata C
   Hemijana variagata LC
Hyblaeidae
   Hyblaea fontainei C
Lasiocampidae
   Bombycopsis indecora C
   Philotherma rosa C
   Braura truncata C
Limacodidae
   Neogavara imitans C
   Latoia latistriga C
   Sena prompta LC
Lymantriidae
   Aroa discalis C
   Laelia extatura C
   Naroma varipes C
Saturniidae
   Gynanisa maja C
Sphingidae
   Acherontia atropos C
   Theretra capensis C
   Hippotion celerio C
   Nephele comma C
   Agrius convolvuli C
   Cephonodoes hylas virescens C
   Hyles lineata livornica C
   Euchloron magaera S
   Coelonia mauritii C
   Basiotha medea C
   Daphnis nerii C
   Hippotion osiris C
   Pseudoclanis postica C
   Macroglossum trochilus C
Thyretidae
   Apisa canescens C
   Syntomis kuhlweni C
   Pseudonaclia puella C
   Automolis rufescens C
Yponomeutidae
   Yponomeuta strigillata C
Zygaenidae
   Arniocera auriguttata C
Epiplemidae
   Leucoplema dohertyi C
Geometridae
   Xylopteryx arcuata C
   Macaria assimilis C
   Scopula begeminata S
   Cerurographa bistonica LC
   Macaria brongusaria C
   Tephrina catalaunaria C
   Heterorachis devocata C
   Zamarada differens C
   Zeuctoboarmia hyrax C
   Prasinocyma immaculata C
   Tephrina inconspicuaria C
   Lomagrapha indularia C
   Prasinocyma inversicaulis C
   Petrodava leucicolor C
   Comibaena leucospilata C
   Chloroclystis lita C
   Scopula minorata C
   Macaria multistigata C
   Orbamia octomaculata LC
   Zamarada plana plana LC
   Omphax plantaria C
   Macaria procidata C
   Coleocleora proximaria C
   Psilocerea pulverosa C
   Zamarada pulverosa C
   Ozola pulverulenta R
   Idaea purpurascens LC
   Ascotis reciprocaria C
   Celidomphax rubrimaculata S
   Rhodometria sacraria C
   Macaria sororcula C
   Comostolopsis stillata C
   Macaria streniata C
   Chionopora tarachodes R
Noctuidae
   Spodoptera abyssinia C
   Hypaena abyssinialis C
   Eublemma anachoresis C
   Caranilla angularis C
   Trichoplusia angulum C
   Maurilia arcuata C
   Heliothis armigera C
   Pericyma atrifusca C
   Eublemma baccalix C
   Earias biplaga C
   Eublemma brachygonia C
   Lophotidia brunnescens C
   Hypopyra capensis C
   Perigea capensis C
   Achaea catella C
   Chrysodeixis chalcites C
   Sphingomorpha chlorea C
   Syngrapha circumflexa C
   Earias citrina C
   Trichopolydesma collutrix C
   Westermania convergens C
   Ozarba corniculans C
   Hypocala deflorata C
   Achaea echo C
   Spodoptera excisa S
   Prodotis exclusiva C
   Spodoptera exigua C
   Cosmophila flava C
   Mocus frugalis C
   Busseola fusca C
   Eutelia gilvicolor C
   Acontia guttifera C
   Ozarba hemiochra C
   Ozarba hypoxantha C
   Mentaxya ignicollis C
   Ericeia inangulata C
   Agrotis ipsilon C
   Ozarba isocampta C
   Cyligramma latona C
   Achaea lienardi C
   Ctenoplusia limbirena C
   Spodoptera littoralis C
   Agrotis longidentifera C
   Mocus mayeri C
   Xylomaina natalensis C
   Trichoplusia ni C
   Iambiodes nyctostola C
   Ilattia octo C
   Cardiosace olivescens C
   Pseudozarba opella C
   Trichoplusia orichalcea C
   Eublemma ornatula C
   Serrodes partita C
   Eutelia polychorda C
   Hypaena potamistris C
   Audea primulina C
   Amyna punctum C
   Thria robusta C
   Agrotis segetum C
   Anua selanaris C
   Achaea sordida C
   Agrotis spinifera C
   Blenina squamifera C
   Prodotis stolida C
   Hypaena strigata C
   Stenopterygia subcurva C
   Antarchaea subflavalis C
   Dysgonia torrida C
   Acantholipes trimeni S
   Callixena versicolor C
   Callixena viettei C
   Pardasena virgulana C
   Trichoplusia vittata C
   Calesia xanthognatha C
   Callopistria yerburii C
   Acontia zelleri C



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