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Mlawula Nature Reserve - Fauna - Butterflies

(Information from reserve checklist compiled by Chuck Saunders.)

Numbers quoted are from Pennington's Butterflies. Nomenclature updated in July 2008, information provided by Mark Williams.

Photos to illustrate the checklist provided by Christopher K. Willis, I.C. and A. Sharp, Justin Bode, Peter Webb and Kate Braun.

Mlawula Butterflies - Families

 
Pieridae

whites
597 Afrodryas leda
   Autumn leaf vagrant
632 Appias epaphia contracta
   Diverse Albatross White
623 Belenois aurota aurota
   Brown-veined white
624 Belenois creona severina
   African common white
625 Belenois gidica abyssinica
   African veined white
591 Catopsilia florella
   African migrant
609 Colotis annae annae
   Scarlet tip
611 Colotis antevippe gavisa
   Red tip
610 Colotis auxo auxo
   Sulphur orange tip
613 Colotis euippe omphale
   Smoky orange tip
617 Colotis evagore antigone
   Small orange tip
612 Colotis evenina evenina
   Orange tip
606 Colotis ione
   Bushveld purple tip
614 Colotis pallene
   Bushveld orange tip
607 Colotis regina
   Queen purple tip
603 Colotis vesta argillaceus
   Veined tip
629 Dixeia pigea
   Ant-heap white
596 Eronia cleodora cleodora
   Vine-leaf vagrant
593 Eurema brigitta brigitta
   Broad-bordered grass yellow
592 Eurema hecabe solifera
   Lowveld yellow
634 Leptosia alcesta inalcesta
   African wood white
638 Mylothris agathina agathina
   Common dotted border
599 Nepheronia buquetii buquetii
   Buquet's vagrant
589 Pinacopteryx eriphia eriphia
   Zebra white
618 Teracolus eris eris
   Banded gold tip

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