Observations in the Family: Nymphalidae

English Name: Brushfoots

Cape Autumn widow

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By: Richard Adcock
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Lions Head Path, Table Mountain National Park
Observed on: 12th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1
Description: Very common at the moment on the peninsula.

Ringlet butterfly

Butterfly Mgobezeleni 275
By: RickyRicky's reputation in InvertebratesRicky's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Sangweni Pan, Mgobezeleni Catchment
Observed on: 25th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th April 2014
Likely ID: Ypthima
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Dancing Acraea afternoon congregation

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Marloth Park
Observed on: 23rd April 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 4

Butterfly

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Marloth Park
Observed on: 23rd April 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd April 2014
Likely ID: Charaxes phaeus
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0
Description: Attracted to pear fruit

Autumn Brown

Autumn Brown - over 20 butterflies in shot
By: tony rebelo
iSpot TeamBotanical 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 Outreach
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Location: Price Drive Trail Silvertree stand
Observed on: 13th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Impossible to photograph: deceptively slow fliers until you try to catch them on celluloid (??). Gave up - party long gone ... The first picture had over 20 of these in the frame, but you think one would oblige? Managed one resting ...

Butterfly

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Marloth Park
Observed on: 22nd April 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Gaudy Commodore

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Location: Spruit St, Dullstroom
Observed on: 22nd April 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Diadem

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Marloth Park
Observed on: 22nd April 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Neptis kiriakoffi

Neptis kiriakoffi 21.4.2014 MW
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: A3, Mutare
Observed on: 20th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Junonia orithya

Junonia orithya
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Location: A3, Mutare
Observed on: 21st April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Wasp got to it first

Wasp got to it first
By: Maritza
Kruger2Canyons
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Location: Blyderiver
Observed on: 21st April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 3

golden shower

piper, golden2a
By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Botha Pl, Pennington
Observed on: 21st April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Feeding on undetermined liquid on Strelitzia nicolai leaf. Suspect it might be monkey urine. The other fellow on the right is far too disreputable to feature in Steve's beautiful book. Looks like a very worn Joker ..?

mud girl

joker, common
By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Botha Pl, Pennington
Observed on: 21st April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Brown

Brown
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Location: Presidentsrus
Observed on: 21st April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Grizzled Bush Brown

Grizzled Bush Brown
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Location: Kudu River Valley - Limpopo
Observed on: 10th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 2

Common Leopard

Common Leopard
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Location: Presidentsrus
Observed on: 21st April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Junonia oenone subsp. oenone or Blue Pansy

Junonia oenone subsp oenone or Blue Pansy
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Location: Kudu River Valley - Limpopo
Observed on: 20th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Danaus chrysippus subsp. orientis or African Monarch

Danaus chrysippus orientis or African Monarch
By: PhoenixPhoenix's reputation in InvertebratesPhoenix's reputation in InvertebratesPhoenix's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Masorini Archaeological Rd, Kruger National Park
Observed on: 17th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

African Monarch

African Monarch
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Location: Presidentsrus
Observed on: 21st April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: underside

Acraea neobule subsp. neobule or Wandering Donkey Acraea

Acraea neobule neobule or Wandering Donkey Acraea
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Location: Masorini Archaeological Rd, Kruger National Park
Observed on: 17th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Commodore

Commodore
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Location: Presidentsrus
Observed on: 21st April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Strange white dots on forewing

Phalanta phalantha aethiopica or African Leopard

Phalanta phalantha aethiopica or African Leopard
By: PhoenixPhoenix's reputation in InvertebratesPhoenix's reputation in InvertebratesPhoenix's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Kudu River Valley - Alongisde Kudu River
Observed on: 20th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Telchinia serena or Dancing Acraea

Telchinia serena or Dancing Acraea
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Location: Kudu River Valley - Alongisde Kudu River
Observed on: 20th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Butterfly

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Marloth Park
Observed on: 21st April 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Gaudy George

Gaudy George
By: Linkie
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
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Location: Tugela Gorge
Observed on: 9th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0
Description: Fairly large butterfly

unknown

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By: michaelblue
Location: Mzambaraoni, Pemba North
Observed on: 24th June 2013
Added to iSpot: 20th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 2
Description: Seen early evening among some dead trees in a forest area

Charaxes brutus 4web 1264

Charaxes brutus 4web 1264
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Location: Hout Bay
Observed on: 28th March 2010
Added to iSpot: 20th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Dira clytus

Dira clytus_1404_2
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Location: De Hoop Nature Reserve, Potberg section
Observed on: 15th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

unwilling subject

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed on: 19th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 20th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: A Sailer, I think, on the ever-rewarding Bushtick flowers

Eyed Bush Brown

Eyed Bush Brown
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Location: Presidentsrus
Observed on: 19th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th April 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 3

diadem top

diadem top
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Location: R555, Middelburg
Observed on: 19th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 2

Painted lady

Painted lady top
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Location: Presidentsrus
Observed on: 19th April 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

A. caldarena April 2011 Mt. Wolsey

A. caldarena April 2011 Mt. Wolsey
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: A3, Mutare
Observed on: 16th April 2011
Added to iSpot: 19th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

A.caldarena 4.10.2009 Haka

A.caldarena 4.10.2009 Haka
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Harare Drive, Amby
Observed on: 4th October 2009
Added to iSpot: 19th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

A. caldarena

A. caldarena
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Sandringham Drive, Alexandra Park
Observed on: 27th April 2003
Added to iSpot: 19th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

A.caldarena

A.caldarena
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: T1, Livingstone
Observed on: 10th January 2008
Added to iSpot: 19th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Acraea caldarena

Acraea caldarena
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: A14, Nyanga
Observed on: 5th March 2004
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

S.boisduvali larva

S.boisduvali
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Fifth Street, Alexandra Park
Observed on: 10th August 2002
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 1
Description: Successfully bred on Homolanthus sp. (exotic)

C candiope

C candiope 8.11.2004 Mdera (2)
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Roosevelt Crescent, Marondera
Observed on: 18th November 2004
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

C candiope

C candiope 18.11.2004 Mdera (3)
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Roosevelt Crescent, Marondera
Observed on: 18th November 2004
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

C jasius saturnus

C jasius saturnus
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Roosevelt Crescent, Marondera
Observed on: 18th November 2004
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 2

C Zoolina

C Zoolina
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Bridge Crossing Over Jena River, Kazungula
Observed on: 11th January 2008
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

C. brutus f. natalensis (larva)

C. brutus f. natalensis
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Fifth Street, Alexandra Park
Observed on: 2nd March 2007
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

C. guderiana (f)

C. guderiana (f)
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: A3, Mutare
Observed on: 1st May 2006
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

C. Guderiana

C. Guderiana
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Sandringham Drive, Alexandra Park
Observed on: 13th May 2006
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

C. varanes

C. varanes
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Sandringham Drive, Alexandra Park
Observed on: 5th October 2006
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Charaxes brutus

Charaxes brutus
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Sandringham Drive, Alexandra Park
Observed on: 25th May 2003
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Charaxes brutus

Charaxes brutus
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: A3, Mutare
Observed on: 12th May 2007
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Byblia anvatara acheloia

Byblia anvatara acheloia
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: A3, Mutare
Observed on: 1st May 2006
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1

Byblia anvatara acheloia

Byblia anvatara acheloia
By: MarkusMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in InvertebratesMarkus's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Sandringham Drive, Alexandra Park
Observed on: 4th June 2008
Added to iSpot: 18th April 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

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