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Twig Spiders (Genus Poltys)

Observer

spidermandan

Date

March 14, 2021 12:06 PM +03
Twig Spiders - Photo (c) Reiner Richter, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Reiner Richter
suncana's ID: Twig Spiders (Genus Poltys)
Added on September 29, 2022
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Observer

presha

Date

October 23, 2021 07:27 PM SAST
Aulacophorina - Photo (c) Nuwan Chathuranga, all rights reserved, uploaded by Nuwan Chathuranga
suncana's ID: Subtribe Aulacophorina, a member of Skeletonizing Leaf and Flea Beetles (Subfamily Galerucinae)
Added on September 20, 2022
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Banded Achaea (Achaea catella)

Observer

gerritgoosen

Date

January 9, 2022 09:55 AM CAT

Description

In rainy season

Banded Achaea - Photo (c) Seret, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Seret
suncana's ID: Banded Achaea (Achaea catella)
Added on September 01, 2022
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Cape Lappet (Eutricha capensis)

Observer

ferd1

Date

August 28, 2022 02:07 PM SAST
Cape Lappet - Photo (c) magriet b, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by magriet b
suncana's ID: Cape Lappet (Eutricha capensis)
Added on August 29, 2022
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Cutworm Moths and Allies (Family Noctuidae)

Observer

cecileroux

Date

August 23, 2022 12:22 PM SAST
Cutworm Moths and Allies - Photo (c) Chris Cook, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Chris Cook
suncana's ID: Cutworm Moths and Allies (Family Noctuidae)
Added on August 29, 2022
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Cape Lappet (Eutricha capensis)

Observer

natashaaugustyn

Date

August 25, 2022 09:07 AM SAST

Description

The front and back both had purple on.

Cape Lappet - Photo (c) magriet b, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by magriet b
suncana's ID: Cape Lappet (Eutricha capensis)
Added on August 29, 2022
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Plum-Slug (Latoia latistriga)

Observer

jantoo

Date

December 29, 2020 11:23 AM SAST

Description

Caterpillar. Host plant seems to be Pavetta lanceolata

Plum-Slug - Photo (c) suncana, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by suncana
suncana's ID: Plum-Slug (Latoia latistriga)
Added on August 29, 2022
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Lederhosen Moth (Morasa modesta)

Observer

macnue

Date

June 5, 2022
Lederhosen Moth - Photo (c) riana60, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by riana60
suncana's ID: Lederhosen Moth (Morasa modesta)
Added on August 29, 2022
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Observer

fkaplanm

Date

June 21, 2022 08:45 AM SAST

Place

Durban (Google, OSM)

Description

Turns into a black and white butterfly...

Laelia extorta - Photo (c) Nigel Voaden, all rights reserved
suncana's ID: Laelia extorta, a member of Tussock Moths (Subfamily Lymantriinae)
Added on August 29, 2022
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Scopula - Photo (c) frogman44, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by frogman44
suncana's ID: Genus Scopula, a member of Waves and Mochas (Subfamily Sterrhinae)
Added on August 20, 2022
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Monarch Looper (Scopula libyssa)

Observer

leejones

Date

March 23, 2011

Description

looper caterpillar


cream with 6 dark / black stripes or rings around the body at roughly equal intervals. Deep / bright yellow posterior around claspers. On Psychotria leaf but not sure whether this was a food plant or not.
Monarch Looper - Photo (c) Martin Grimm, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Martin Grimm
suncana's ID: Monarch Looper (Scopula libyssa)
Added on August 20, 2022
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Added as part of a taxon swap

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Citrus Swallowtail (Papilio demodocus ssp. demodocus)

Observer

cathy565

Date

July 23, 2022 12:24 PM CAT

Description

Larva on Zanthoxylum capense.

Citrus Swallowtail - Photo (c) magdastlucia, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by magdastlucia
suncana's ID: Citrus Swallowtail (Papilio demodocus ssp. demodocus)
Added on August 18, 2022
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Flowering Plants (Subphylum Angiospermae)

Observer

tracyjarvis

Date

May 26, 2022 10:11 AM SAST
Flowering Plants - Photo (c) Mané Salinas Rodríguez, all rights reserved, uploaded by Mané Salinas Rodríguez
suncana's ID: Flowering Plants (Subphylum Angiospermae)
Added on August 11, 2022
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Carpenter and Leopard Moths (Family Cossidae)

Observer

dewald2

Date

June 28, 2020 12:09 PM SAST

Description

Garden

Carpenter and Leopard Moths - Photo (c) Gilles San Martin, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Gilles San Martin
suncana's ID: Carpenter and Leopard Moths (Family Cossidae)
Added on August 11, 2022
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Blue-legged Sylvan Katydid (Zabalius ophthalmicus)

Observer

lilma_jean

Date

May 1, 2021 07:35 PM SAST

Place

Westridge (Google, OSM)
Blue-legged Sylvan Katydid - Photo (c) Peter Vos, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Peter Vos
suncana's ID: Blue-legged Sylvan Katydid (Zabalius ophthalmicus)
Added on August 07, 2022
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Tiger Moths and Allies (Subfamily Arctiinae)

Observer

eugenemarinus

Date

August 24, 2013

Description

Caterpillar


Aizoa namaqua - Photo (c) Chris Vynbos, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Chris Vynbos
suncana's ID: Aizoa namaqua, a member of Wasp Moths and Handmaiden Moths (Tribe Syntomini)
Added on July 29, 2022
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Suring Moth (Klugeana philoxalis)

Observer

tameemkhan

Date

July 22, 2022 12:35 PM SAST
Suring Moth - Photo (c) magriet b, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by magriet b
suncana's ID: Suring Moth (Klugeana philoxalis)
Added on July 29, 2022
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Cherry Spot (Diaphone eumela)

Observer

fynbosfriend

Date

July 25, 2022 05:44 PM SAST
Cherry Spot - Photo (c) Brian du Preez, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Brian du Preez
suncana's ID: Cherry Spot (Diaphone eumela)
Added on July 29, 2022
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Observer

nomthandazo2

Date

July 4, 2022 02:19 PM SAST
Catalebeda cuneilinea - Photo (c) qgrobler, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by qgrobler
suncana's ID: Catalebeda cuneilinea, a member of Lappet Moths (Family Lasiocampidae)
Added on July 29, 2022
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Brown Tricolour Tiger Moth (Rhodogastria amasis)

Date

July 23, 2022 09:16 AM SAST

Description

Found in garden but photographed indooors

Brown Tricolour Tiger Moth - Photo (c) Brian du Preez, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), uploaded by Brian du Preez
suncana's ID: Brown Tricolour Tiger Moth (Rhodogastria amasis)
Added on July 29, 2022
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Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

Observer

pieterkotze

Date

February 9, 2022 03:16 PM SAST
Butterflies and Moths - Photo (c) Anita, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
suncana's ID: Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)
Added on July 29, 2022
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Tiger Moths and Allies (Subfamily Arctiinae)

Observer

klauswehrlin

Date

July 23, 2022 08:26 PM SAST

Description

2022 07 24 Vigne Lane
Subfamily Arctiinae (Tiger Moths and Allies)

Tiger Moths and Allies - Photo (c) Juan Carlos Garcia Morales, all rights reserved, uploaded by Juan Carlos Garcia Morales
suncana's ID: Tiger Moths and Allies (Subfamily Arctiinae)
Added on July 29, 2022
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Observer

lanceexplores

Date

May 15, 2022 11:48 AM SAST
Anthene - Photo (c) Jerry Oldenettel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
suncana's ID: Genus Anthene, a member of Hairtails and Ciliate Blues (Tribe Lycaenesthini)
Added on July 29, 2022
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Wahlberg's Emperor (Nudaurelia wahlbergii)

Observer

bushboy

Date

November 20, 2020 09:59 AM SAST

Description

Bridelia fans

Massing on Coastal Goldenleaf (Bridelia micrantha) in dense riverine forest over a stream.
See tree: https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/65385196

Wahlberg's Emperor - Photo (c) fubr, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND), uploaded by fubr
suncana's ID: Wahlberg's Emperor (Nudaurelia wahlbergii)
Added on July 29, 2022
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Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

Observer

heidib

Date

July 13, 2022 01:25 PM SAST
Prominent Moths - Photo (c) Rachel, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
suncana's ID: Prominent Moths (Family Notodontidae)
Added on July 25, 2022
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Scarlet Creeper (Ipomoea hederifolia)

Observer

mmatjie

Date

June 1, 2022 02:03 PM SAST
Scarlet Creeper - Photo (c) AJ Wacaser, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by AJ Wacaser
suncana's ID: Scarlet Creeper (Ipomoea hederifolia)
Added on July 18, 2022
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Lily Borer (Brithys crini)

Observer

eduoceans

Date

February 6, 2022 11:46 AM SAST
Lily Borer - Photo (c) Paolo Mazzei, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Paolo Mazzei
suncana's ID: Lily Borer (Brithys crini)
Added on July 18, 2022
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Crambid Snout Moths (Family Crambidae)

Date

February 3, 2022 05:17 PM SAST

Description

Hosting on Clerodendrum glabrum

Crambid Snout Moths - Photo (c) Ken-ichi Ueda, some rights reserved (CC BY)
suncana's ID: Crambid Snout Moths (Family Crambidae)
Added on July 14, 2022
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Gaudy Commodore (Precis octavia)

Observer

varsha4

Date

February 11, 2022 04:38 PM SAST
Gaudy Commodore - Photo (c) Corné Rautenbach, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), uploaded by Corné Rautenbach
suncana's ID: Gaudy Commodore (Precis octavia)
Added on July 14, 2022
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Butterflies and Moths (Order Lepidoptera)

Observer

lanceexplores

Date

January 25, 2022 07:34 AM EET
Spiny Bollworm - Photo no rights reserved, uploaded by Leslie W. Powrie
suncana's ID: Spiny Bollworm (Earias biplaga)
Added on July 14, 2022
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