Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary
Lat/Lng: -24.7115, 31.5374
Lat/Lng: -30.2953, 30.7404
About 40mm wingspan. Very fussy about exactly where to briefly settle, but quite confiding.
Lat/Lng: -30.2815, 30.7511
Lat/Lng: -23.553, 26.7719
this vibrantly coloured Monarch gave the dead bird, removed from the road to the bank a thorough precautionary inspection at about 50mm agl flying round & round half a dozen times before deciding not to land, adding power and climbing away
Lat/Lng: -25.75887, 29.32022
This butterfly was sleeping in the grass in close proximity to our light trap. Even with us in close proximity, it did not move. Eventually just had to take the photo.
Lat/Lng: -33.3498, 21.9267
Lat/Lng: -33.96045, 22.53469
Lat/Lng: -25.4102, 28.479
Halali Game Lodge, Gauteng.
Head and thorax is black with white spots, wings russet brown to yellow with prominent black edges and top of front wing is black with white spots. Back end of wings is black with white spots
Lat/Lng: -28.2434, 31.7393
Lat/Lng: -32.409, 26.104
White and black striped caterpillar with yellow dots and black feelers front, middle and back.
Lat/Lng: -34.01865, 22.82135
No longer subsp. aegyptius.
Lat/Lng: -28.4396129, 32.2811687
Lat/Lng: -26.242, 26.0822
Lat/Lng: -22.9632, 29.623
Lat/Lng: -31.2872, 30.0095
Lat/Lng: -18.4143562, 21.8813726
Lat/Lng: -21.180897777778, 24.620529444444
Lat/Lng: -25.8208, 29.4648
Lat/Lng: -23.5521, 27.11781
valley = Sererome Valley but river = Bonwapitse
visiting an extensive area of Senecio
visiting an extensive patch of Senecio
Lat/Lng: -33.988164, 18.431008
In the medicinal plants garden at Kirstenbosch
Lat/Lng: -26.707357, 31.140232
Lat/Lng: -30.256, 30.7712
Lat/Lng: -34.0260455, 18.4808387
First time I've seen one of these. The striped eyes are particularly intriguing.
Lat/Lng: -28.2643, 32.4786
Lat/Lng: -34.2, 18.4
Lat/Lng: -32.965313, 27.92623
Lat/Lng: -24.2102, 30.5647
Matumi Lodge near Hoedspruit; 537 m NN; Extensive Grassveld opposite lodge
If this plant is there, the Monarch caterpillar is very often found also
Lat/Lng: -30.29948, 30.74273