Xanthisthisa niveifrons - White-headed Thorn

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Xanthisthisa niveifrons

Photo(s): Bart Wursten, Ndundu Lodge Vumba.

Species details:

Notes:
Distribution: Known from Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe and South Africa but likely more widespread.
Related plant families:
Related plant genera:
CupressaceaeCupressus (Larval foodplant)
PinaceaePinus (Larval foodplant)
Related plant species:
Literature: africanmoths.com

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Xanthisthisa niveifrons .
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=403540, retrieved 18 August 2017

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