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What

Chapman's Zebra Equus quagga ssp. chapmani

Observer

andrewdeacon

Date

August 30, 2013

Description

Zebra


Chapman's Zebra - Photo (c) Raphaël Nussbaumer, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Chapman's Zebra (Equus quagga ssp. chapmani)
Added on September 11, 2021
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Slender Burnished Brass Thysanoplusia orichalcea

Observer

peterconvey

Date

April 23, 2017
Slender Burnished Brass - Photo (c) Nuwan Chathuranga, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Slender Burnished Brass (Thysanoplusia orichalcea)
Added on August 19, 2021
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Welwitschia Welwitschia mirabilis

Observer

emanuelebiggi

Date

June 2017
Welwitschia - Photo (c) Emanuele Biggi, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Welwitschia (Welwitschia mirabilis)
Added on August 19, 2021
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What

Showy Blue Ear Cyanotis speciosa

Observer

gigilaidler

Date

February 21, 2017

Description

Feathery Blue


Showy Blue Ear - Photo (c) Gigi Laidler, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Showy Blue Ear (Cyanotis speciosa)
Added on August 19, 2021
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Observer

dhfischer

Date

November 16, 2014
Cetola - Photo (c) Marion Maclean, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Genus Cetola, a member of Cutworm Moths and Allies (Family Noctuidae)
Added on August 13, 2021
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Observer

jaheymans

Date

November 8, 2020 09:33 PM SAST
Risoba sticticraspis - Photo (c) Botswanabugs, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Risoba sticticraspis, a member of Tufted Moths (Family Nolidae)
Added on August 13, 2021
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What

Lashes Genus Blepharis

Observer

warwicktarboton

Date

November 12, 2017
Lashes - Photo (c) Ina Loots, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Lashes (Genus Blepharis)
Added on August 13, 2021
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What

South African Wild Pear Dombeya rotundifolia

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

August 9, 2021

Description

insects were collected from a few flowers lower down in the tree.

South African Wild Pear - Photo (c) David Hoare, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: South African Wild Pear (Dombeya rotundifolia)
Added on August 11, 2021
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What

Wolf Spiders Family Lycosidae

Observer

deanna54

Date

August 4, 2021 12:33 AM MST

Place

Mayer (Google, OSM)

Description

Possible Varacosa gosiuta (watched female egg sac and witnessed slings climbing onto Mom

Wolf Spiders - Photo (c) Marshal Hedin, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
tuli's ID: Wolf Spiders (Family Lycosidae)
Added on August 11, 2021
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What

Devil Thorns Genus Tribulus

Observer

karoopixie

Date

June 2020

Description

Unknown weed in 'garden' area. Maybe Ranunculaceae?

Devil Thorns - Photo (c) Patrick Alexander, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tuli's ID: Devil Thorns (Genus Tribulus)
Added on August 11, 2021
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What

Crab Spiders Family Thomisidae

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

August 6, 2021

Description

Crab Spiders - Photo (c) Tony Iwane, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Crab Spiders (Family Thomisidae)
Added on August 08, 2021
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Observer

sallyslak

Date

August 7, 2021 04:36 PM SAST

Description

Under a rotting log.

Dicyrtomina - Photo (c) Gilles San Martin, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
tuli's ID: Genus Dicyrtomina, a member of Globular Springtails (Order Symphypleona)
Added on August 08, 2021
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What

Jumping Spiders Family Salticidae

Observer

karoopixie

Date

June 2020

Description

Lurking on gomphocarpus fruit.

Jumping Spiders - Photo (c) Philip Herbst, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Jumping Spiders (Family Salticidae)
Added on August 08, 2021
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What

Lappet-faced Vulture Torgos tracheliotos ssp. tracheliotos

Observer

bartwursten

Date

August 2021

Description

Feeding on carcass and soaring on thermals together with White-backed Vultures https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/90394699 and Hooded Vultures https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/90389513.

Lappet-faced Vulture - Photo (c) Joubert Heymans, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Lappet-faced Vulture (Torgos tracheliotos ssp. tracheliotos)
Added on August 08, 2021
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What

Umbrella Thorn Vachellia tortilis

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

August 6, 2021

Description

Tree on high river bank with a lot of lichens on west side of trunk exposed to sun. A few yellow lichens https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/90228264 and loads of grey lichens https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/90228329

Umbrella Thorn - Photo (c) Jennifer Rycenga, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Umbrella Thorn (Vachellia tortilis)
Added on August 07, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

July 3, 2021

Description

attracted to light

Agrotis - Photo (c) Valter Jacinto, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Genus Agrotis, a member of Cutworms and Dart Moths (Subfamily Noctuinae)
Added on July 17, 2021
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What

Vestal Rhodometra sacraria

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

July 3, 2021

Description

attracted to light

Vestal - Photo (c) Hectonichus, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)
tuli's ID: Vestal (Rhodometra sacraria)
Added on July 17, 2021
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Photos / Sounds

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

July 3, 2021

Description

attracted to light

Scopula - Photo (c) frogman44, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Genus Scopula, a member of Waves and Mochas (Subfamily Sterrhinae)
Added on July 17, 2021
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What

Peahen Moth Isturgia deerraria

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

July 3, 2021

Description

attracted to light

Peahen Moth - Photo (c) Wolf-Achim and Hanna Roland, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Peahen Moth (Isturgia deerraria)
Added on July 17, 2021
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Observer

sallyslak

Date

July 13, 2021 04:23 PM SAST

Description

Found under a rock.

Silverfishes - Photo (c) Jorge Schlemmer, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Silverfishes (Order Zygentoma)
Added on July 17, 2021
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What

Mopane Psyllid Retroacizzia mopanei

Observer

serowe_museum

Date

July 14, 2021 03:10 PM SAST

Description

On Mopane tree leaves. These insects are covered in a hard material which is eaten as a slightly sour but delicious sweet.

Called mapote in Setswana and Sengwato. What is this candy called in other African languages ?

Mopane Psyllid - Photo (c) Alan Manson, some rights reserved (CC BY)
tuli's ID: Mopane Psyllid (Retroacizzia mopanei)
Added on July 17, 2021
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Small Marbled Eublemma parva

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

July 4, 2021

Description

attracted to light

Small Marbled - Photo (c) Valter Jacinto, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Small Marbled (Eublemma parva)
Added on July 17, 2021
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Peahen Moth Isturgia deerraria

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

December 16, 2012

Description

attracted to light

Peahen Moth - Photo (c) Wolf-Achim and Hanna Roland, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Peahen Moth (Isturgia deerraria)
Added on June 27, 2021
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What

Peahen Moth Isturgia deerraria

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

December 16, 2012

Description

attracted to light

Peahen Moth - Photo (c) Wolf-Achim and Hanna Roland, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Peahen Moth (Isturgia deerraria)
Added on June 27, 2021
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Lined Shades Pericyma atrifusa

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

December 16, 2012

Description

attracted to light

Lined Shades - Photo (c) Christine Sydes, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Lined Shades (Pericyma atrifusa)
Added on June 27, 2021
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What

Moderate Drab Plecopterodes moderata

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

December 16, 2012

Description

attracted to light

Moderate Drab - Photo (c) Christine Sydes, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Moderate Drab (Plecopterodes moderata)
Added on June 27, 2021
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Observer

botswanabugs

Date

September 25, 2018

Description

attracted to uv

Comibaena leucospilata - Photo (c) Gawie Malan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tuli's ID: Comibaena leucospilata, a member of Emerald Moths (Subfamily Geometrinae)
Added on June 26, 2021
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What

Mealybugs Family Pseudococcidae

Observer

botswanabugs

Date

March 16, 2021

Description

attracted to light. First time i have seen this !

Mealybugs - Photo (c) Maarten, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Mealybugs (Family Pseudococcidae)
Added on June 22, 2021
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Gemsbok Cucumber Citrullus naudinianus

Observer

modise

Date

March 8, 2019 01:48 PM SAST

Description

gemsbok cucumber

Gemsbok Cucumber - Photo (c) mario_mairal, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
tuli's ID: Gemsbok Cucumber (Citrullus naudinianus)
Added on May 27, 2021
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Added as part of a taxon swap

Photos / Sounds

Observer

qgrobler

Date

May 8, 2021 06:07 PM SAST
Galtara nepheloptera - Photo (c) Wolf-Achim and Hanna Roland, all rights reserved
tuli's ID: Galtara nepheloptera, a member of Tiger Moths (Tribe Arctiini)
Added on May 09, 2021
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