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

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Milkweed monarch larva

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By: Graham G
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Macdonald Ave, Glenmore Beach
Observed: 30th May 2015
Added: 30th May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
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Painted Lady (Kirkwood)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Kirkwood - Bergsig
Observed: 28th May 2015
Added: 28th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Butterfly

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Location: Hog 3, Hogsback, Eastern Cape
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 28th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Winter Royal

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 27th May 2015
Added: 27th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Silver Brown?

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Pietersrivier
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 26th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Uncertain Brown two

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Pietersrivier
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 26th May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:3
Comments:3
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Uncertain Brown

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Pietersrivier
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 26th May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Small extra eye on fore wing.

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Wandering Donkey Acraea (Acraea neobule neobule)

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, SARA camp
Observed: 28th February 2015
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Painted Lady

Painted Lady
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
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Location: Kleinmond Three Sisters Trail: east peak
Observed: 17th May 2015
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Painted Lady Butterfly with Felicia Flowers

Painted Lady Butterfly on Felicia Flower
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Location: Littlewood Garden, Knysna, Hunters Home, Western Cape, South Africa
Observed: 28th October 2011
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Garden Inspector Butterfly

Garden Inspector Butterfly
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Location: Littlewood Garden, Knysna, Hunters Home, Western Cape, South Africa
Observed: 10th March 2015
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Yellow Pansy on Gazenia Flower

Yellow Pansy Butterfly on Gazenia Flower
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Location: Littlewood Garden, Knysna, Hunters Home, Western Cape, South Africa
Observed: 18th March 2009
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Blue Pansy Butterfly

Blue Pansy Butterfly
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Location: Littlewood Garden, Knysna, Hunters Home, Western Cape, South Africa
Observed: 7th September 2013
Added: 25th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Not seen before

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By: Strauss.c.m
Location: constantia, CapeTown
Observed: 24th May 2015
Added: 24th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

I have never seen this butterfly before (am 67 yrs old) - was wondering what it was

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Joker

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By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: SS Skosana Nature Reserve
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 24th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Yellow pansy

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By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: SS Skosana Nature Reserve
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 24th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
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Pansy that is not a flower

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Pietersrivier
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 24th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Another Tree Nymph?

 Tree Nymph
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 23rd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Another Club-tail Emperor

Club-tail Emperor
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 23rd May 2015
Added: 23rd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Club-tail Emperor

B flyer with tails & looking like a leaf
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 17th May 2015
Added: 23rd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Battered beauty

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By: sue marsden
Cola ConservancySedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Sedgefield
Observed: 22nd May 2015
Added: 23rd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Painted Lady

Painted Lady
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 9th May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Natal Acraea

Natal Acraea
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 9th May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Club-tail Emperor

Club-tail Emperor
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 9th May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Common Diadem

Common Diadem
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 9th May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
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Green Vein

Party time at the Quar
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 17th May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Golden Piper

Party time at the Quar
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 17th May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Lady Satyr

Lady Satyr
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 16th May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:2
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Pearl Emperor

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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 17th May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Tree Nymph

Boisduval's Tree Nymph
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 17th May 2015
Added: 22nd May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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