Observations in the Family: Nymphalidae

Common Name: Brushfoots

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

17calbbievans's picture

Autumn Emergent

IMG_6151
By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
17calbbievans’s reputation in Invertebrates17calbbievans’s reputation in Invertebrates17calbbievans’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Buffelsfontein Visitor Centre, Cape Point
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 25th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Colin Ralston's picture

Sugar Butterfly

DSCF8583
By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
Colin Ralston’s reputation in InvertebratesColin Ralston’s reputation in InvertebratesColin Ralston’s reputation in InvertebratesColin Ralston’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Bergville
Observed: 24th April 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Large, allowed close approach, attracted to and feeding on sugar water from bird feeder.

View Full Observation
timvn's picture

Commodore

01
By: timvntimvn’s reputation in Invertebratestimvn’s reputation in Invertebratestimvn’s reputation in Invertebratestimvn’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Grahamstown
Observed: 23rd April 2015
Added: 23rd April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Clinton Rautenbach's picture

Pirate (Catacroptera cloanthe subsp. cloanthe)

_J3A9794
By: Clinton RautenbachClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in InvertebratesClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in InvertebratesClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Bulwer Biosphere, Bulwer, KZN
Observed: 22nd April 2015
Added: 23rd April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:5
View Full Observation
outramps's picture

Yellow Pansy

Yellow Pansy dt outruit2702150004
By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
outramps’s reputation in Invertebratesoutramps’s reputation in Invertebratesoutramps’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Ruitersbos in the Outeniquas
Observed: 27th February 2015
Added: 22nd April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Joseph Heymans's picture

Swerwer

IMG_5348c
By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas Project
Joseph Heymans’s reputation in InvertebratesJoseph Heymans’s reputation in InvertebratesJoseph Heymans’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Magoebaskloof
Observed: 19th April 2015
Added: 21st April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Joseph Heymans's picture

Skoenlapper

IMG_5260c
By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas Project
Joseph Heymans’s reputation in InvertebratesJoseph Heymans’s reputation in InvertebratesJoseph Heymans’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Magoebaskloof
Observed: 17th April 2015
Added: 21st April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Tony Rebelo's picture

Painted Lady on Cluster Spiderhead

Painted Lady on Cluster Spiderhead
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Tony Rebelo is knowledgeable about InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Block A17 Tokai burned
Observed: 9th September 2014
Added: 21st April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
View Full Observation
Sun Bee's picture

Acrea caterpillar

Acrea Caterpillar
By: Sun BeeSun Bee’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Palmiet Nature Reserve, Westville, Durban, South Africa
Observed: 12th April 2015
Added: 20th April 2015
Identifications:4
Agreements:2
Comments:6
View Full Observation
Mavourneen's picture

spiky caterpillar

IMGP1685
By: Mavourneen
Location: Mthatha
Observed: 22nd February 2015
Added: 20th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:8
Description:

Seen feeding on Zehnia scabra, which it had almost stripped of leaves.

View Full Observation
Joseph Heymans's picture

Skoenlapper

IMG_5253c
By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas Project
Joseph Heymans’s reputation in InvertebratesJoseph Heymans’s reputation in InvertebratesJoseph Heymans’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Magoebaskloof
Observed: 17th April 2015
Added: 20th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Tony Rebelo's picture

A new record to the garden

A new record to the garden
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
Tony Rebelo is knowledgeable about InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in InvertebratesTony Rebelo’s earned reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Dreyersdal Road Bergvliet
Observed: 13th April 2015
Added: 19th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:3
View Full Observation
Melissa Petford's picture

Guinea Fowl Butterfly

SAM_5112
By: Melissa PetfordMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Medike
Observed: 14th April 2015
Added: 18th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Melissa Petford's picture

Bush Brown

SAM_4852
By: Melissa PetfordMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Medike
Observed: 3rd April 2015
Added: 18th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Melissa Petford's picture

Natal Acrea

SAM_4786
By: Melissa PetfordMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Medike
Observed: 1st April 2015
Added: 18th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Melissa Petford's picture

Painted Lady

SAM_4784
By: Melissa PetfordMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Medike
Observed: 1st April 2015
Added: 18th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Melissa Petford's picture

African Monarch

SAM_4780
By: Melissa PetfordMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Medike
Observed: 1st April 2015
Added: 18th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Melissa Petford's picture

Widow

SAM_4584
By: Melissa PetfordMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in InvertebratesMelissa Petford’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Medike
Observed: 31st March 2015
Added: 18th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
View Full Observation
sallyslak's picture

First of the season

widow
By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South Africa
sallyslak’s reputation in Invertebratessallyslak’s reputation in Invertebratessallyslak’s reputation in Invertebratessallyslak’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Goukamma
Observed: 21st March 2015
Added: 16th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:3
View Full Observation
Clinton Rautenbach's picture

Painted Lady

0J3A6660-Edit
By: Clinton RautenbachClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in InvertebratesClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in InvertebratesClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Bulwer Biosphere, Bulwer, KZN
Observed: 12th April 2015
Added: 14th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Clinton Rautenbach's picture

Common Diadem, Uncommon Beauty :)

0J3A7113
By: Clinton RautenbachClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in InvertebratesClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in InvertebratesClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Bulwer Biosphere, Bulwer, KZN
Observed: 13th April 2015
Added: 14th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Clinton Rautenbach's picture

Battling with this Glider. Confirm ID?

0J3A6945-Edit
By: Clinton RautenbachClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in InvertebratesClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in InvertebratesClinton Rautenbach’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Bulwer Biosphere, Bulwer, KZN
Observed: 13th April 2015
Added: 13th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:2
View Full Observation
Shaun Swanepoel's picture

Brown Pansy (Ngcolora)

DSCF2166
By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
Shaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Ngcolora bridge
Observed: 8th March 2015
Added: 10th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
albrecht@saeon.ac.za's picture

Butterfly

02 2012 046
By: albrecht@saeon.ac.za
Location: Tsitsikamma
Observed: 6th February 2012
Added: 9th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
View Full Observation
albrecht@saeon.ac.za's picture

bu

02 2012 030
By: albrecht@saeon.ac.za
Location: Tsitsikamma
Observed: 5th February 2012
Added: 9th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Shaun Swanepoel's picture

Rainforest Brown (Hoekwil)

DSCF3576
By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
Shaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Woodville
Observed: 6th April 2015
Added: 9th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
View Full Observation
mary hunter's picture

bronze butterfly

bronze
By: mary hunter
Sedgefield Island Conservancy
mary hunter’s reputation in Invertebratesmary hunter’s reputation in Invertebratesmary hunter’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: the island seddgefield
Observed: 7th April 2015
Added: 8th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Joseph Heymans's picture

Rotsblaarvlerk

IMG_5219c
By: Joseph Heymans
Limpopo EDETProtea Atlas Project
Joseph Heymans’s reputation in InvertebratesJoseph Heymans’s reputation in InvertebratesJoseph Heymans’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Nylstroom
Observed: 2nd April 2015
Added: 7th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:0
View Full Observation
Shaun Swanepoel's picture

Common Bush Brown (Hoekwil)

DSCF3457
By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
Shaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in InvertebratesShaun Swanepoel’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Woodville
Observed: 6th April 2015
Added: 7th April 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
View Full Observation
mary hunter's picture

a bit moth eaten

IMG_3846
By: mary hunter
Sedgefield Island Conservancy
mary hunter’s reputation in Invertebratesmary hunter’s reputation in Invertebratesmary hunter’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: The Island, Sedgefield
Observed: 6th April 2015
Added: 6th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
View Full Observation