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What

Emerald Tiger Beetle (Cicindela rotundicollis)

Observer

rudivs

Date

September 12, 2012

Description

Green Beetle, Rooiberg


Several individuals seen close to high altitude seep (but not elsewhere on hike).
Emerald Tiger Beetle - Photo (c) Felix Riegel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Emerald Tiger Beetle (Cicindela rotundicollis)
Added on January 02, 2022
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Added as part of a taxon swap

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Observer

tonyrebelo

Date

March 22, 2014

Description

Moth shaggylines


Ectochela ossicolor - Photo (c) Tony Rebelo, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
karoopixie's ID: Ectochela ossicolor, a member of Cutworm Moths and Allies (Family Noctuidae)
Added on December 12, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon swap

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Striped Hawkmoth (Hyles livornica)

Observer

brenda_viljoen

Date

December 8, 2021 06:54 AM HST
Striped Hawkmoth - Photo (c) Paolo Mazzei, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Striped Hawkmoth (Hyles livornica)
Added on December 08, 2021
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Brown Tricolour Tiger Moth (Rhodogastria amasis)

Observer

mothmom

Date

October 1, 2021 04:19 PM SAST

Description

found this chunky baby crawling around, so I put him by some nice leaves to munch

Brown Tricolour Tiger Moth - Photo (c) Brian du Preez, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
karoopixie's ID: Brown Tricolour Tiger Moth (Rhodogastria amasis)
Added on December 06, 2021
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Observer

fionahellmann

Date

November 25, 2021 08:46 AM SAST
Hypotephrina - Photo (c) Marion Maclean, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Genus Hypotephrina, a member of Emerald Moths and Allies (Family Geometridae)
Added on December 06, 2021
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What

Speckled Emperor (Gynanisa maja)

Observer

sa-insects

Date

Missing Date
Speckled Emperor - Photo (c) Joubert Heymans, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
karoopixie's ID: Speckled Emperor (Gynanisa maja)
Added on December 01, 2021
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Observer

bushboy

Date

November 5, 2013

Description

barking mad


Greatly excited at the thought of discovering a southern variant of a Porcelain snail (Rhachistia), I emailed these shots to Dai Herbert who quickly disabused me of my boyish enthusiasm.

15mm shell on Scadoxis leaf. Morning after heavy rains washed usual thin dust-like shell-coating clean.

Tags

Gittenedouardia natalensis - Photo (c) stevewoodhall, all rights reserved
karoopixie's ID: Gittenedouardia natalensis, a member of Bark Snails (Family Cerastidae)
Added on November 29, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon swap

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What

Bird-of-paradise Flowers (Genus Strelitzia)

Observer

clint40

Date

September 7, 2019 11:07 AM SAST

Place

Missing Location
Bird-of-paradise Flowers - Photo (c) icomei, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
karoopixie's ID: Bird-of-paradise Flowers (Genus Strelitzia)
Added on November 27, 2021
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What

Small Pink Satyre (Satyrium erectum)

Observer

clint40

Date

September 7, 2019 12:56 PM SAST

Place

Missing Location
Small Pink Satyre - Photo (c) Marco Plebani, all rights reserved
karoopixie's ID: Small Pink Satyre (Satyrium erectum)
Added on November 27, 2021
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Cape Lappet (Eutricha capensis)

Observer

chrishorak

Date

November 3, 2021 05:46 PM SAST
Cape Lappet - Photo (c) magriet b, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
karoopixie's ID: Cape Lappet (Eutricha capensis)
Added on November 26, 2021
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Cabbage Tree Emperor (Bunaea alcinoe)

Observer

edwinsa

Date

November 2, 2021 03:37 PM SAST
Cabbage Tree Emperor - Photo (c) kibuyu, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
karoopixie's ID: Cabbage Tree Emperor (Bunaea alcinoe)
Added on November 25, 2021
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Observer

berniedup

Date

October 9, 2021 08:06 PM HST

Description

Bundu River Lodge, Verstenburg, Free State, SOUTH AFRICA

Cuneisigna obstans - Photo (c) Marion Maclean, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Cuneisigna obstans, a member of Tiger Moths and Allies (Subfamily Arctiinae)
Added on November 24, 2021
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What

Lily Borer (Brithys crini)

Observer

amber844

Date

November 21, 2021 03:33 PM SAST
Lily Borer - Photo (c) Paolo Mazzei, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Lily Borer (Brithys crini)
Added on November 24, 2021
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What

Hooded Owlets (Genus Cucullia)

Observer

lizziegeorge

Date

November 20, 2021 08:48 AM EET

Description

Found on Osteospermum.

Hooded Owlets - Photo (c) Gary McDonald, all rights reserved
karoopixie's ID: Hooded Owlets (Genus Cucullia)
Added on November 24, 2021
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What

Wahlberg's Emperor (Nudaurelia wahlbergii)

Observer

andrewsheard

Date

January 19, 2021 08:15 AM UTC
Wahlberg's Emperor - Photo (c) fubr, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
karoopixie's ID: Wahlberg's Emperor (Nudaurelia wahlbergii)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Edible Monkey (Striphnopteryx edulis)

Observer

ninabieber

Date

November 21, 2021 12:12 PM UTC
Monkey Moths - Photo (c) Ian Pearson, all rights reserved
karoopixie's ID: Monkey Moths (Family Eupterotidae)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Observer

paddybrown

Date

October 29, 2016 02:20 PM UTC
Lobobunaea - Photo (c) bayanga85, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
karoopixie's ID: Genus Lobobunaea, a member of Giant Silkworm Moths (Subfamily Saturniinae)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Bar Maiden (Thyretes caffra)

Observer

paddybrown

Date

December 5, 2016 09:29 AM UTC
Bar Maiden - Photo (c) michel candel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
karoopixie's ID: Bar Maiden (Thyretes caffra)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Cotton Bollworm Moth (Helicoverpa armigera)

Observer

rene_1

Date

November 17, 2021 04:18 PM SAST
Cotton Bollworm Moth - Photo (c) Сергей Миляхин, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Cotton Bollworm Moth (Helicoverpa armigera)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Observer

cyamscott

Date

November 20, 2021 12:41 AM SAST
Ophiusa dianaris - Photo (c) Botswanabugs, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Ophiusa dianaris, a member of Underwing, Tiger, Tussock, and Allied Moths (Family Erebidae)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Pearl Spangled (Antiophlebia bracteata)

Date

September 7, 2021 08:00 PM SAST
Pearl Spangled - Photo (c) Christine Sydes, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Pearl Spangled (Antiophlebia bracteata)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Leopard Magpie Moth (Zerenopsis lepida)

Observer

coenie

Date

November 23, 2021 09:17 AM UTC
Leopard Magpie Moth - Photo (c) qgrobler, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Leopard Magpie Moth (Zerenopsis lepida)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Emperor, Royal, Moon, and Giant Silk Moths (Family Saturniidae)

Observer

andre368

Date

November 23, 2021 10:24 AM SAST
Emperor, Royal, Moon, and Giant Silk Moths - Photo (c) Vipin Baliga, some rights reserved (CC BY)
karoopixie's ID: Emperor, Royal, Moon, and Giant Silk Moths (Family Saturniidae)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Mopane Worm (Gonimbrasia belina)

Observer

emir23

Date

November 23, 2021

Description

Observado por Cadir

Mopane Worm - Photo (c) joansie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Mopane Worm (Gonimbrasia belina)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Tufted Moths (Family Nolidae)

Observer

fionahellmann

Date

November 14, 2021 08:48 PM SAST
Tufted Moths - Photo (c) Vijay Anand Ismavel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Dr. Vijay Anand Ismavel MS MCh
karoopixie's ID: Tufted Moths (Family Nolidae)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Diamondback Moth (Plutella xylostella)

Observer

fionahellmann

Date

November 14, 2021 08:55 PM SAST
Diamondback Moth - Photo (c) Young Chan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Diamondback Moth (Plutella xylostella)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Old World Goat Moths (Family Metarbelidae)

Date

September 7, 2021 10:00 PM SAST
Old World Goat Moths - Photo (c) Leonard Worthington, all rights reserved
karoopixie's ID: Old World Goat Moths (Family Metarbelidae)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Wahlberg's Emperor (Nudaurelia wahlbergii)

Observer

cati

Date

November 23, 2021 01:51 PM SAST
Wahlberg's Emperor - Photo (c) fubr, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
karoopixie's ID: Wahlberg's Emperor (Nudaurelia wahlbergii)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Hampson's Salad (Mittonia hampsoni)

Observer

natalie_peacock

Date

November 24, 2021 05:56 AM UTC
Hampson's Salad - Photo (c) copper, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
karoopixie's ID: Hampson's Salad (Mittonia hampsoni)
Added on November 24, 2021
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Struggling Emperor (Heniocha marnois)

Observer

dbsomeone

Date

November 17, 2021 05:14 AM SAST
Struggling Emperor - Photo (c) Wolf-Achim and Hanna Roland, all rights reserved
karoopixie's ID: Struggling Emperor (Heniocha marnois)
Added on November 24, 2021
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