Observations in the Family: Pieridae

English Name: Whites

Butterfly

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Location: Grahamstown
Observed on: 27th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 27th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Butterfly (AENP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSouth African National Parks
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Location: Addo Elephant National Park
Observed on: 28th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 26th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Belenois gidica subsp. abyssinica (African Veined White)

Belenois gidica subsp. abyssinica (African Veined White)
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: The Great Fish River Nature Reserve
Observed on: 3rd October 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Supper, breakfast and lunch... for a month!

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By: jacquesvdmerwe
Botanical Society of South AfricaCity of Cape Town Biodiversity Management BranchCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersDarling Wildflower Society
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Location: Unnamed Road, West Coast DC
Observed on: 23rd October 2014
Added to iSpot: 23rd October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0
Description: Found it odd the butterfly didn't fly away as I walked past it only to discover the little spider already sucking at its abdomen. Big score for the spider tonight!

White

White
By: rianabate
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Location: N14, Kalahari District Council
Observed on: 17th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 21st October 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

orange tip

orange tip
By: rianabate
Entomological Society of Southern Africa
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Location: R325, Benede Oranje
Observed on: 17th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th October 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

yellow butterfly

yellow butterfly
By: rianabate
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Location: R325, Benede Oranje
Observed on: 17th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th October 2014
Likely ID: Lemon Traveller (Colotis subfasciatus subsp. subfasciatus)
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

gold tip?

gold tip?
By: rianabate
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Location: R325, Benede Oranje
Observed on: 17th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th October 2014
Likely ID: Colotis lais
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

butterfly

butterfly
By: rianabate
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Location: R325, Benede Oranje
Observed on: 17th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 17th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

White butterfly

DSC01291 maybe Belenois gidica abyssinica (African Veined White)
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Location: Two River Trail, Grahamstown
Observed on: 5th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 7th October 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

quick sip

quick sip
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Location: Gaborone North smallholdings
Observed on: 20th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th October 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: rather faded butterfly making a quick pit stop among the orange blossoms

Butterfly

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: 5, Edge View Rd
Observed on: 4th October 2014
Added to iSpot: 4th October 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Brown-veined white, Grasveldwitjie 2

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Farm Kyffhauser, Maltahohe, Namibia
Observed on: 21st September 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Brown-veined white, Grasveldwitjie

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed on: 20th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 30th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Bushveld Purple Tip

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Location: Manders
Observed on: 18th November 2012
Added to iSpot: 28th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Small Orange Tip

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Location: Manders
Observed on: 18th November 2012
Added to iSpot: 28th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Scarlet Tip

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Location: Manders
Observed on: 18th November 2012
Added to iSpot: 28th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

African Vein White

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Location: Manders
Observed on: 18th November 2012
Added to iSpot: 28th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Grass Yellow

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Location: Lower Sabie
Observed on: 2nd September 2013
Added to iSpot: 28th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

African Migrant

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Location: KPS Gardens
Observed on: 23rd September 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Kalahari Orangetip - Kgalagadi NCape

Kalahari Orangetip - Kgalagadi NCape
By: Marion MacleanMarion Maclean's reputation in InvertebratesMarion Maclean's reputation in InvertebratesMarion Maclean's reputation in InvertebratesMarion Maclean's reputation in InvertebratesMarion Maclean's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Nossob camp, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
Observed on: 5th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 5
Description: Chased these butterflies round the Kalahari for five days before one deigned to land at all, and within camera-range (just) nogal. They had a special affinity for the Witgat trees, but I never saw them land in the trees or sip from the flowers.

Butterfly

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: 2-4, Edge View Rd
Observed on: 24th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Mylothris agathina ...

Mylothris agathina
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: 23rd September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Pale green butterfly

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Location: Zuurberg
Observed on: 21st September 2014
Added to iSpot: 22nd September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 4
Comments: 0

Belenois thysa thysa ...

Belenois thysa thysa
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: 19th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: a first for me!

Belenois creona severina ...

Belenois creona severina
By: Brian KD2
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersEastern Cape Parks & Tourism AgencyOutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Mkambati NR
Observed on: 18th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

White butterfly

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Location: Water's Meeting NR, Bathurst
Observed on: 14th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 19th September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Common dotted border

Common dotted border
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Kingfisher St, St Lucia
Observed on: 2nd July 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

African common white

African common white
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Kingfisher St, St Lucia
Observed on: 1st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

African common white

African common white
By: Andrew Deacon
South African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Kingfisher St, St Lucia
Observed on: 1st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 18th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Butterfly

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: 5, Edge View Rd
Observed on: 14th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 14th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Butterfly

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By: qgrobler
Eastern Cape Parks & Tourism Agency
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Location: 5, Edge View Rd
Observed on: 13th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 13th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Common Orange tip (Colotis evenina e.) 4web 2039749

Common Orange tip (Colotis evenina e.) 4web 2039744
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Location: C22, Otjozondjupa
Observed on: 31st July 2014
Added to iSpot: 11th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

African Migrant

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By: timvntimvn's reputation in Invertebratestimvn's reputation in Invertebratestimvn's reputation in Invertebratestimvn's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Highlands, Grahamstown
Observed on: 7th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 8th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Observation M. Ludewig

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By: Carlo van TonderCarlo van Tonder's reputation in InvertebratesCarlo van Tonder's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: 2, Diosma St
Observed on: 11th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 6th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

common white

common 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: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

grey white

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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

A Butterfly 4

A Butterfly 4
By: Kobus LubbeKobus Lubbe's reputation in InvertebratesKobus Lubbe's reputation in InvertebratesKobus Lubbe's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: R102, South Cape DC
Observed on: 30th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Meadow White

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Garden Route Botanical Gardens
Observed on: 4th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Family PIERIDAE? by Rudzani

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By: goukammarangers
Cape Nature
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Location: Goukamma Nature Reserve
Observed on: 5th September 2014
Added to iSpot: 5th September 2014
Identifications: 3
Agreements: 1
Comments: 3

Tatty white

cm white
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Location: Senyati
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

White on white

cm belenois
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Location: Senyati
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st September 2014
Identifications: 2
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Butterfly white

butterfly white
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Location: Unnamed Road, North West
Observed on: 8th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 1st September 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0
Description: Although not photographed on, was found near a large stand of Capparis tomentosa

Forest White

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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: 2
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Male, same specimen followed from flower to flower. Woodhall 334 no. 3A

Goat meadow - Montagu WCape

Goat meadow - Montagu WCape
By: Marion MacleanMarion Maclean's reputation in InvertebratesMarion Maclean's reputation in InvertebratesMarion Maclean's reputation in InvertebratesMarion Maclean's reputation in InvertebratesMarion Maclean's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Pietersfontein, Montagu WCape
Observed on: 24th June 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 3

Has been a butterfly

Has been a butterfly
By: MagdaMagda's reputation in InvertebratesMagda's reputation in InvertebratesMagda's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Nsumo Pan, Mkuze Game Reserve
Observed on: 25th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 0
Comments: 0

Purple Tip

Purple Tip
By: MagdaMagda's reputation in InvertebratesMagda's reputation in InvertebratesMagda's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: On the way to kuMasinga Hide
Observed on: 26th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th August 2014
Likely ID: Colotis regina
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

Sulphur Orange Tip

Sulphur Orange Tip
By: MagdaMagda's reputation in InvertebratesMagda's reputation in InvertebratesMagda's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Nsumo Pan, Mkuze Game Reserve
Observed on: 25th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th August 2014
Likely ID: Colotis auxo
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 0

Dotted Border

Dotted Border
By: MagdaMagda's reputation in InvertebratesMagda's reputation in InvertebratesMagda's reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Nsumo Pan, Mkuze Game Reserve
Observed on: 25th January 2014
Added to iSpot: 28th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 3
Comments: 0

Banded Gold Tip

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in InvertebratesAlex Dreyer's earned reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Weltevrede, Ellisras
Observed on: 10th August 2014
Added to iSpot: 24th August 2014
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0

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