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Nymphalidae: Acraeinae, Danainae & Charaxinae                          more >>
Click on the links above or use the thumbnails below to access full size images and detailed articles about the lifecycle, habitats and biology of each species. Alternatively you can browse using the scientific names via the African Species Index.
Acraeinae

Acraea alcinoe

Acraea alciope

Acraea pseudegina

Acraea pharsalus

Acraea egina

Acraea perenna

Acraea bonasia

Acraea acrita

Acraea ventura

Acraea umbra

Acraea lycoa

Acraea lycoa

Acraea serena

Acraea circeis

Acraea circeis

Acraea encedon

Acraea encedana

Acraea vestalis

 

Danainae

 

Danaus chrysippus

Danaus chrysippus

Tirumala petiverana

Amauris tartarea

Amauris niavius

Tirumala petiverana

 

Charaxinae

 

Charaxes lucretius

Charaxes zingha

Charaxes fulvescens

Charaxes zelica

Charaxes hansali

Charaxes galawadiwosi

Charaxes protoclea

Charaxes anticlea

Charaxes anticlea

Charaxes numenes

Charaxes etheocles

Charaxes eupale

Charaxes paphianus

Charaxes pleione

Palla ussheri

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