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Mlawula Nature Reserve - Fauna - Butterflies

(Information from reserve checklist compiled by Chuck Saunders.)

Numbers quoted are from Pennington's Butterflies. Nomenclature updated in July 2008, information provided by Mark Williams.

Photos to illustrate the checklist provided by Christopher K. Willis, I.C. and A. Sharp, Justin Bode, Peter Webb and Kate Braun.


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Nymphalidae  Danainae

milkweed butterflies (5 species)
 
Nymphalidae  Satyrinae

browns (10 species)
 
Nymphalidae  Acraeinae

acraeas (13 species)
 
Nymphalidae  Nymphalinae

nymphs, commodores (19 species)
 
Nymphalidae  Charaxinae

charaxes (9 species)
 
Libythieidae

snout butterflies (1 species)
 
Lycaenidae

blues and coppers (47 species)
 
Pieridae

whites (25 species)
 
Papilionidae

swallowtails (9 species)
 
Hesperiidae

skippers (36 species)
 
(174 species recorded or possibly found in Malolotja.)
 



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