Neomocena convergens (Hering, 1928)

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FAMILY Limacodidae
SUBFAMILY Limacodinae
GENUS Neomocena
SPECIES convergens
AUTHOR(Hering, 1928)
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONO.[mocena] convergens sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYSouth Africa, [Mpumalanga], Transvaal, White River.
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes ♂, ♀, MfN.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Hering E. M. 1928a. Limacodidae, Chrysopolomidae. - In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:447-476, 477-479.
PAGINATION 467; pl. 75, fig. b Bhl

Species pictures

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
Gambia     R. Goff
Malawi   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 54
Mozambique   Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 54
South Africa Mpumalanga Hering E. M. 1928a. Limacodidae, Chrysopolomidae. - In: Seitz, A. (ed.) Die Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Eine Systematische Bearbeitung der bis jetzt bekannten Gross-Schmetterlinge. Die Afrikanischen Spinner und Schwärmer. - — 14:447-476, 477-479. 467
South Africa KwaZulu-Natal Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 54
Tanzania   Hering E. M. 1941a. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Insektenfauna Deutsch-Ostafrikas, insbesondere des Matengo-Hochlandes. Ergebnisse einer Sammelreise H. Zernys 1935/36. III. Lepidoptera: Limacodidae und Chrysopolomidae. - Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien 51:223-235, pl. 21. 232
Zambia   Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1-136, pls 1-44. 103
Zimbabwe   Janse A. J. T. 1964. The Moths of South Africa. VII. Limacodidae. - — 7:1-136, pls 1-44. 103

Host Plants

FAMILY SPECIES COUNTRY PUBLICATIONPAGE
Rubiaceae Coffea sp. South Africa Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 54
Sapindaceae Dodonaea sp. South Africa Pinhey E. C. G. 1975. Moths of southern Africa. Descriptions and colour illustrations of 1183 species. - — :i-iv, 1-273, pls 1-63. 54
Euphorbiaceae Ricinus sp. East Africa Sevastopulo D. G. 1976. A list of the food plants of East African Macrolepidoptera. Part 2. Moths (Heterocera). - Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologists' Society 35(311):94-100; (313) 177-195. 182
Tiliaceae Corchorus sp. East Africa Sevastopulo D. G. 1976. A list of the food plants of East African Macrolepidoptera. Part 2. Moths (Heterocera). - Bulletin of the Amateur Entomologists' Society 35(311):94-100; (313) 177-195. 182