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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)