Observations in the Family: Pieridae

Common Name: Whites

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Brown-veined white

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Observed: 1st January 2017
Added: 12th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Bushveld Purple Tip?

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By: Carlo van TonderCarlo van Tonder’s reputation in InvertebratesCarlo van Tonder’s reputation in InvertebratesCarlo van Tonder’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Tzendze, Kruger NP
Observed: 19th December 2016
Added: 8th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
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Common Orange Tip?

Common Orange Tip?
By: Carlo van TonderCarlo van Tonder’s reputation in InvertebratesCarlo van Tonder’s reputation in InvertebratesCarlo van Tonder’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Tzendze, Kruger NP
Observed: 19th December 2016
Added: 8th January 2017
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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White

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Location: Mantonga game park
Observed: 29th December 2016
Added: 8th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Grass yellow

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By: NikolaNikola’s reputation in InvertebratesNikola’s reputation in InvertebratesNikola’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Mantonga game park
Observed: 27th December 2016
Added: 8th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Orange tip

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By: NikolaNikola’s reputation in InvertebratesNikola’s reputation in InvertebratesNikola’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Mantonga game park
Observed: 27th December 2016
Added: 8th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Kalahari orange tip

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia (Kallerkamp)
Observed: 18th December 2016
Added: 6th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Brown-veined white, Grasveldwitjie

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 20th December 2016
Added: 6th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Brown-veined white, Grasveldwitjie

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 18th December 2016
Added: 6th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Dotted Border

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By: NikolaNikola’s reputation in InvertebratesNikola’s reputation in InvertebratesNikola’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Mantonga game park
Observed: 26th December 2016
Added: 5th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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White

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By: NikolaNikola’s reputation in InvertebratesNikola’s reputation in InvertebratesNikola’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Mantonga game park
Observed: 25th December 2016
Added: 5th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Butterfly

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By: AUDISSOU
Location: Jeffreys Bay
Observed: 5th October 2010
Added: 1st January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Brown-veined white (7 Passes)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: 7 Passes (1)
Observed: 29th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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White butterfly, black markings, a touch of yellow

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: 7 Passes Road, Rheenendal
Observed: 29th December 2016
Added: 31st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Yellow & orange butter'

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Rondevlei Birdhide
Observed: 29th December 2016
Added: 30th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
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Geel skoenlapper

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Location: Skeerpoort
Observed: 26th December 2016
Added: 27th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Brownvein White possibly?

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By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 12th May 2016
Added: 26th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Medium size butterfly, mostly white with dark brown to black markings on forewing tips. Visiting an orange and red Kalanchoe flower, growing in grassveld in semishady area and in growing in small clumps.

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Pierids

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By: Roddy Ward
Botanical Society of South AfricaWildlife and Environmental Society of South Africa
Location: Clansthal beach
Observed: 18th June 2005
Added: 24th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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African Common White

African Common White
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Location: Westville, Durban, South Africa
Observed: 5th November 2016
Added: 21st December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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Small flyer on the ground

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Location: iThala
Observed: 27th November 2016
Added: 20th December 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
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Butterfly little yellow

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By: annette gerber
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Ithala
Observed: 27th November 2016
Added: 16th December 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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White butterfly

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By: annette gerber
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Ithala Game Reserve
Observed: 28th November 2016
Added: 16th December 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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Pretty punctured prey

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 15th December 2016
Added: 16th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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White butterfly with dark wing margins

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By: fayne connelly
CREW (Gauteng)
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Location: The Country Club Johannesburg Woodmead
Observed: 12th December 2016
Added: 14th December 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
Comments:1
Description:

White wings with markings on the margins

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Butterfly

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By: AsianBoy
Scouts South AfricaSenior Scout Adventure
Location: Pretoria, South Africa
Observed: 22nd February 2016
Added: 13th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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African Veined White

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Location: Notten's Bush Camp
Observed: 14th November 2016
Added: 10th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Wings about 35mm across

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Brown-veined white

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Location: Faerie Glen municipal nature reserve
Observed: 16th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Meadow white

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Location: Faerie Glen municipal nature reserve
Observed: 16th November 2016
Added: 6th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Lavendar lover

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By: Evanne Rothwell
Friends of Silvermine Nature Area
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Location: Willowmore
Observed: 20th November 2016
Added: 5th December 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Not very good photos of a somewhat tatty butterfly who wasn't amenable to being photographed.

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Pieris brassicae or Cabbage White

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By: Herman BertelerHerman Berteler’s reputation in InvertebratesHerman Berteler’s reputation in InvertebratesHerman Berteler’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Riverside Cottages Hout Bay Harbour
Observed: 4th December 2016
Added: 5th December 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Species with which Whites (Pieridae) interacts