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

Monday, June 10, 2013

White-barred Acraea - Male (Hyalites encedon)

Please note name change from Hyalites encedon to Telchinia Encedon
  Family Nymphalidae Heliconiinae
 They prefer wooded savanna and open coastal forest from East London along the eastern coast and from Gauteng northwards.

Info: Field Guide to Butterflies of South Africa (Steve Woodhall)

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