For the identification of insects and other fauna and flora of South Africa.

Friday, June 14, 2013

Black-striped Hairtail (Anthene amarah)

Family Lycaenidae Lycaeninae
Small butterflies with about a 2cm wingspan.
 Are attracted to Acacia trees.
Info: Field Guide to Butterflies of South Africa (Steve Woodhall)

1 comment:

Gaelyn said...

Yet another South African beauty.