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Malolotja's Invertebrates
Malolotja's Fauna

Malolotja Nature Reserve

Butterflies Checklist

Pennington’s
number
Scientific
name
Common name
1
5
27
45
47
71
81
86
88
100
102
107
109
119
121
122
122.1
127
131
137
139
152
155
169
178
181
189
200
201
204
205
207
210
213
217
218
218.1
221
224
224.1
225
226
228
233
236
292
300
306
316
333
335
348
354
380
396
400
405
406
417
462
474
488
489
499
500
507
510
525
531
551
563
565
566
568
570
574
578
579
582
584
585
589
590
591
592
593
595
596
603
606
609
613
622
623
624
633
634
638
643
646
647
649
650
652
653
661
662
665
667
672
678
700
701
703
716
723
727
730
744
756
760
768
778
780
Danaus chrysippus
Amauris albimaculata
Dingana dingana dingana
Cassionympha cassius
Neita neita
Stygionympha wichgrafi
Ypthima asterope asterope
Acraea horta
Acraea terpsicore neobule
Acraea anacreon anacreon
Acraea eponina manjaca
Acraea encedon
Acraea natalica
Acraea zetes acara
Acraea anemosa
Acraea nohara
Acraea nohara f. junodi
Acraea violarum
Charaxes varanes
Charaxes jasius saturnus
Charaxes brutus natalensis
Charaxes achaemenes achaemenes
Charaxes ethalion
Charaxes coranus
Hamanumida daedalus
Pseudacraea boisduvalii trimeni
Neptis laeta
Byblia acheloia
Byblia ilithyia
Eurytela hiarbas angustata
Eurytela dryope angulata
Hypolimnas misippus f. misippus
Salamis parhassus aethiops
Catacroptera cloanthe
Precis terea elgiva
Precis archesia
Precis archesia f. pelasgis
Precis ceryne
Precis octavia sesamus
Precis octavia sesamus f. natalensis
Junonia herta cebrene
Junonia oenone
Cynthia cardui
Phalantha phalantha aethiopica
Libythea labdaca laius
Thestor basutus capeneri
Deudorix antalus
Hypolycaena philippus philippus
Iolaus trimeni
Spindasis natalensis
Spindasis mozambica
Axiocerses bambana
Leptomyrina gorgias
Aloeides dryas
Aloeides molomo molomo
Aloeides plowesi
Aloeides swanepoeli
Aloeides aranda
Poecilimitis aethon
Anthene difinata definata
Anthene butleri livida
Cacyreus virilis
Cacyreus palemon palemon
Lampides boeticus
Syntarucus pirithous
Harpendyreus noquasa
Lepidochrysops variabilis
Lepidochrysops irvingi
Lepidochrysops lacrimosa
Lepidochrysops patricia
Euchrysops osiris osiris
Euchrysops malathana
Euchrysops dolorosa
Eicochrysops messapus
Cupidopsis cissus cissus
Freyeria trochylus
Azanus moriqua
Azanus mirza
Zizeeria knysna
Zizula hylax
Actizera lucida lucida
Pinacopteryx eriphia
Colias electo electo
Catopsillia florella
Eurema hecabe senegalensis
Eurema brigitta
Eurema desjardinsii
Eronia cleodora
Colotis vesta
Colotis ione
Colotis danae annae
Colotis evippe omphale
Belenios zochalia
Belenois aurota
Belenois creona severina
Pieris helice
Leptosia alcesta
Mylothris chloris agathina
Papilio echerioides
Papilio demodocus
Papilio nireus lyaeus
Papilio angolanus
Papilio morania
Papilio leonidas
Papilio antheus
Coeliades forestan
Coeliades pisistratus
Celaenorrhinus mokeezi
Tagiades flesus
Eretis djaelaelae djaelaelae
Sarangesa motozi
Spialia secessus
Spialia dromus
Spialia spio
Tsitana tsita
Ketestes mohozutza
Kedestes barberae
Kedestes wallengrenii
Acleros mackenii
Platylesches ayresii ayresii
Platylesches moritili
Borbo fatuellus
Parnara naso monasi
Gegenes niso niso
African Monarch
Layman
Dingaan's Widow
Natal Brown
Spotted Brown
Hillside Brown
African Ringlet
Garden Acraea
Clear-winged Acraea
Anacrean Acraea
Small Orange Acraea
White-barred Acraea
Natal Acraea
Large-spot Acraea
Christmas Tree Acraea
Nohara's Acraea

Violarum Acraea
Pearl Charaxes
Foxy Charaxes
White-barred Charaxes
Bushveld Charaxes
Coast Charaxes
Blond Glider
Guinea Fowl
Trimen's False Acraea
Common Barred Sailor
Joker
Common Joker
Pied Piper
Golden Piper
Mimic
Mother-of-pearl
Pirate
Soldier Commodore
Garden Inspector

Marsh Commodore
Gaudy Commodore

Yellow Pansy
Blue Pansy
Painted Lady
Common Leopard
Snout Butterfly
Seaside Thestor
Brown Playboy
Purple-brown Hairstreak
Trimen's Saffire
Natal Barred Blue
Mozambican Barred Blue
Common Scarlet
Common Black Eye
Dryas Copper
Molomo Copper
Plowe's Copper
Swanepoel's Copper
Aranda Copper
Aethon Copper
Common Hairtail
Butler's Hairtail
Virilis Blue
Palemon Blue
Long-tailed Blue
Common Blue
Marsh Blue
Cottrell's Brown Blue
Irving's Brown Blue
Lacrimosa Blue
Patricia Blue
Osiris Blue
Smoky Blue
Sabie Blue
Cupreus Blue
Meadow Blue
Grass Jewel
Thorn Tree Blue
Mirza Blue
Sooty Blue
Gaica Blue
Rayed Blue
Zebra White
Clouded Yellow
African Vagrant
Lowveld Yellow
Broad Bordered Yellow
Angled Yellow
Vine-leaf Vagrant
Veined Orange
Purple Tip
Scarlet Tip
Smoky Orange Tip
Forest White
Brown-veined White
African Common White
African Cabbage White
Wood White
Dotted Border
White Banded Swallowtail
Citrus Swallowtail
Green Banded Swallowtail
Angola White Lady
White Lady Swallowtail
Veined Swallowtail
Large Striped Swallowtail
Striped Policeman
Two-pip Policeman
Christmas Forester
Clouded Flat
Common Elfin
Elfin Skipper
Seasonal Sandman
Large Grizzled Skipper
Mountain Sandman
Dismal Sylph
Banded Ranger
Barberton Ranger
Bowker's Ranger
Marsh Skipper
Mottled Hopper
Common Hopper
Olive-haired Swift
Water Watchman
Common Hottentot