Exoprosopa praefica Loew, 1860

Scaling on abdomen above predominantly black and dense, only those transversely on sides of tergite 3 and numerous ones intermixed on sides of 6 and 7 white. Wings with a distinctive dark Litorhina-like pattern, consisting of a black infuscation, extending from base to level of submarginal cross vein, leaving the apex of wings clear, and with this infuscation divided in the middle by a clear indentation.

Description Hesse 1956:

Original description Loew 1860:

Wing illustrated in Loew, fig 27:

Distribution: South Africa, Zimbabwe

iNat observation:

Posted on January 18, 2024 03:35 PM by traianbertau traianbertau


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