Butterflies and Moths

Butterflies

Family: PAPILIONIDAE 
Mocker swallowtail Papilio dardanus
 cenea cenea
 cenea hippocoonoides
 cenea natalica
 cenea sylvicola
Whitebanded swallowtail Papilio echerioides echerioides
Constantine's swallowtail Papilio constantinus
Citrus swallowtail Papilio demodocus
Greenbanded swallowtail Papilio nireus lyaeus
Angola white-lady swordtail Graphium angolanus angolanus
  
Family: PIERIDAE 
Zebra white Pinacopteryx eriphia eriphia
Forest white Belenois zochalia zochalia
Brownveined white Belenois aurota
African common white Belenois creona severina
Vine-leaf vagrant Eronia cleodora dilatata
Smoky orange tip Colotis evippe omphale
Common dotted border Mylothris chloris agathina
African clouded yellow Colias electo electo
African migrant Catopsilia florella
Broadbordered grass yellow Eurema brigitta brigitta
 brigitta zoe
Angled grass yellow Eurema desjardinsii
  
Family: NYMPHALIDAE 
subfamily: Nymphalinae 
African leopard Phalantha phalantha aethiopica
Longtailed admiral Antanartia schaeneia dubia
Dry-leaf commodore Precis tugela
Marsh commodore Precis ceryne
Gaudy commodore Precis octavia sesamus
Yellow pansy Junonia hierta cebrene
Blue pansy Junonia oenone
Painted lady Vanessa cardui
Pirate Catacroptera cloanthe
Common mother-of-pearl Protogoniomorpha (Salamis) parhassus aethiopica
Common diadem Hypolimnas misippus misippus
Variable diadem Hypolimnas anthedon wahlbergi
Pied piper Eurytela hiarbas angustata
Spotted joker Byblia ilithyia
Spotted sailer Neptis saclava marpersa
Boisduval's false acraea Pseudacraea boisduvalii trimeni
Battling glider Cymothoe alcimeda trimenii
Guineafowl Hamanumida daedalus
subfamily: Charaxinae 
Pearl charaxes Charaxes varanes varanes
Greenveined charaxes Charaxes candiope candiope
Foxy charaxes Charaxes jasius saturnus
Whitebarred charaxes Charaxes brutus natalensis
Forest-king charaxes Charaxes xiphares occidentalis
 xiphares draconis
 xiphares draconis candida
Pearlspotted charaxes Charaxes jahlusa jahlusa
Bushveld charaxes Charaxes achaemenes achaemenes
Van Son's charaxes Charaxes vansoni
subfamily: Acraeinae 
Southern wanderer Bematistes aganice
Yellowbanded acraea Hyalites cabira cabira
Dusky acraea Hyalites esebria
Natal acraea Acraea natalica
Speckled red acraea Acraea violarum
subfamily: Satyrinae 
Common evening brown Melanitis leda africana
Eyed bush brown Henotesia perspicua
Rainforest brown Cassionympha cassius
Table Mountain beauty Aeropetes tulbaghia
Bush beauty Paralethe dendrophilus junodi
subfamily: Danainae 
African monarch Danaus
 chrysippus chrysippus
 chrysippus liboria
Chief friar Amauris echeria vaal
Friar Amauris niavius dominicanus
  
Family: LYCAENIDAE 
subfamily: Theclinae 
Natal bar Spindasis natalensis
Southern sapphire Iolaus silas silas
Bowker's sapphire Iolaus bowkeri
Purple-brown hairstreak Hypolycaena philippus philippus
subfamily: Polyommatinae 
Common blue Leptotes (Cyclyrius, Syntarucus) pirithous
Short-toothed blue Leptotes brevidentatus
Longtailed pea blue Lampides boeticus
  
Family: HESPERIIDAE 
Striped policeman Coeliades forestan
Two-pip policeman Coeliades pisistratus
Large sprite Celaenorrhinus mokeezi
Clouded flat Tagiades flesus
Kroon's flat Calleagris krooni
Marbled elf Eretis djaelaelae djaelaelae
Common sandman Spialia diomus
Goldenspotted sylph Metisella metis metis
Macken's dart Acleros mackenii mackenii
Orangespotted hopper Zezonia zeno
Whitebranded swift Pelopidas thrax inconspicua
Common hottentot Gegenes niso
Dark hottentot Gegenes pumilio gambica

And a few Moths:

Family: SATURNIDAE 
subfamily: Saturniinae 
Chestnut emperor Melanocera menippe
Speckled emperor Gynanisa maia
Pine tree emperor Imbrasia cytherea
subfamily: Ludiinae 
Variable prince Holocerina smilax
  
Family: SPHINGIDAE 
subfamily: Ambulicinae 
Arrow sphinx Lophostethus dumolinii
subfamily: Acherontiinae 
Fulvous hawk Coelonia mauritii
subfamily: Philampelinae 
African humming bird Macroglossum trochilus
Barred yellowwinged temnora Temnora pylas pylas
subfamily: Choerocampinae 
Verdant hawk Euchloron megaera
Cape hawk Theretra capensis

Collected by Ernie Grei and Mark Williams. Compiled by John Burrows

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