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Sunday, November 10, 2013

Golden Piper (Eurytela dryope angulata)

Family Nymphalidae Biblidinae
 Medium wingspan of 4.5 – 5.5cm.
 Seen the year round.
 Found in broad strip from the north eastern regions to Port St. Johns.
Info: Field Guide to Butterflies of South Africa (Steve Woodhall)


Our photos said...

Beautiful photos!
Have a nice sunday! RW & SK

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente said...

What a beauty. Hope that your weather is better than ours, it just does not stop raining here at the moment!! Have a good week. Diane

Gaelyn said...

Nice shots of that golden beauty.