Observations in the Family: Nymphalidae

English Name: Brushfoots

Brown butterfly

DSCF2579 maybe Cassionympha cassius (Rainforest brown)
By: timvntimvn's reputation in Invertebratestimvn's reputation in Invertebratestimvn's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Water's Meeting NR, Bathurst
Observed on: 14th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Butterfly

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Location: Water's Meeting NR, Bathurst
Observed on: 14th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Caprivi greeny

greenveined ngepi 2
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Location: Ngepi
Observed on: 11th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 3

Greenveined Emperor ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: Eastern edge of the Superbowl, Mkambati NR
Observed on: 19th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 0

Gaudy Commodore ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Mkambati NR
Observed on: 19th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 12th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

camoflarge

camoflarge
By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: Ferry point Rd, Agate Terrace
Observed on: 5th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 1
Description: Photo by Mike Bate

one eye

one eye
By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: Ferry point Rd, Agate Terrace
Observed on: 5th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Photo by Mike Bate

brocken

brocken
By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: Ferry point Rd, Agate Terrace
Observed on: 5th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1
Description: Photo by Mike Bate

Widow butterfly

DSCF7644 maybe Dira clytus (Cape Autumn Window) butterfly (1)_cr
By: timvntimvn's reputation in Invertebratestimvn's reputation in Invertebratestimvn's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: N2, Grahamstown
Observed on: 28th March 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

spotty white

spotty white
By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: Ferry point Rd, Agate Terrace
Observed on: 5th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Photo by Mike Bate

spotty brown

spotty brown top
By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: Ferry point Rd, Agate Terrace
Observed on: 5th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Photo by Mike Bate

Double dot beauty

Double dot beauty
By: melda goets
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered Wildflowers
Location: Ukhetshe, Plattekloof 2
Observed on: 5th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Butterfly

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Location: R102, Garden Route National Park
Observed on: 30th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Pansy

A Butterfly 2
By: Kobus LubbeKobus Lubbe's reputation in InvertebratesKobus Lubbe's reputation in InvertebratesKobus Lubbe's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Unnamed Road, Mopani
Observed on: 1st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Butterfly

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By: Kobus LubbeKobus Lubbe's reputation in InvertebratesKobus Lubbe's reputation in InvertebratesKobus Lubbe's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: R40, Phalaborwa
Observed on: 1st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0
Description: Dropped a piece of chocolate with interesting results!

Garden Acraea

Garden Acraea (Acraea horta)
By: Grant Alexander
Botanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird Club
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Location: Rhodes Memorial St, Table Mountain (Nature Reserve)
Observed on: 18th July 2014
Added to iSpot: 2nd September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Orange visitor

yd telch
By: sallyslaksallyslak's reputation in Invertebratessallyslak's reputation in Invertebratessallyslak's reputation in Invertebratessallyslak's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Senyati
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 2nd September 2014
Likely ID: Telchinia serena
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

worn and wary

emperor, pearl3b
By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: TC Robertson Bushbuck Trail
Observed on: 31st August 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

creamy forewing spots

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: TC Robertson Wetland Trail
Observed on: 31st August 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 2

Rainforest Brown

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 31st August 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Painted Lady

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 31st August 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 1

Bush Brown

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Dlinza Forest, Eshowe
Observed on: 26th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Brown

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Mtunzini
Observed on: 29th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 31st August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Rainforest Brown

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 30th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Tatty specimen.

Layman left-overs

Layman left-overs
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Location: Grunter St, St Lucia
Observed on: 27th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Urban Butterfly

Butterfly
By: CM Clarke
Location: Bosman Rd, Stellenbosch Central
Observed on: 13th June 2013
Added to iSpot: 27th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Painted Lady life stages

Young eggs 01/07/2014
By: Arika M
Groen SebenzaSouth African National Biodiversity Institute
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Location: HNBG Office
Observed on: 26th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 2

Common Joker ...

Common Joker
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Eastern edge of the Superbowl, Mkambati NR
Observed on: 22nd August 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 3

Garden Acraea

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 25th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Polka Dot

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: Mkambati Nature Reserve
Observed on: 23rd August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Marsh Patroller ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Mkambati River above Horseshoe Falls, Mkambati NR
Observed on: 23rd August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0
Description: A first for me!

Twilight Brown ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Forest above Main Beach, Mkambati NR
Observed on: 21st August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Likely ID: Melanitis leda
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: A first for me!

Vat so seerower!

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Eastern edge of the Superbowl, Mkambati NR
Observed on: 17th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 1
Description: My first Pirate, think I will call him Jack ...

Garden Inspector ...

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By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Eastern edge of the Superbowl, Mkambati NR
Observed on: 17th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Monarch ...

Brachylaena discolor 1.2
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Riverside, Mkambati
Observed on: 19th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Layman ...

Brachylaena discolor 1.1
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Riverside, Mkambati
Observed on: 19th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Bicyclus safitza ...

Bicyclus safitza
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Forest above Main Beach, Mkambati NR
Observed on: 21st August 2014
Added to iSpot: 25th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Vanessa cardui (Painted Lady)

 Vanessa cardui (Painted Lady)
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Herbertsdale Road R327
Observed on: 22nd August 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 6
Comments: 2

Butterfly orange

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By: sallyslaksallyslak's reputation in Invertebratessallyslak's reputation in Invertebratessallyslak's reputation in Invertebratessallyslak's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Senyati
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th August 2014
Likely ID: Telchinia serena
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Yellow Pansy

vlinder onbekend
By: dirkhuitzingdirkhuitzing's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: S21, Kruger National Park
Observed on: 7th February 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0
Description: A nice butterfly, seen from a safari-truck in Kruger Park.

Common Joker

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Female hill, Tsodilo Hills World Heritage Site, Botswana
Observed on: 9th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd August 2014
Likely ID: Byblia
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 1

Mother-of-pearl

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Mtunzini
Observed on: 19th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Yellow Pansy

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Drotsky's camp16, Botswana
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Commodore

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Drotsky's camp16, Botswana
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1

Bicyclus

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Drotsky's path, Botswana
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

African Monarch

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Drotsky's pool, Botswana
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Guineafowl

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Drotsky's, Botswana
Observed on: 10th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 5
Comments: 0

Charaxes

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Pan2, Mudumu National Park, Caprivi, Namibia
Observed on: 2nd August 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 1
Description: Yellow mark on upper surface.

Charaxes

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Drotsky's pool, Botswana
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 1
Description: White mark on upper surface

Charaxes

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By: Rob TaylorRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in InvertebratesRob Taylor's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Drotsky's pool, Botswana
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd August 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Beautiful blue on the upper surface of the wing.

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