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LepiMAP:   3519
Province:   Mpumalanga
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2530BD
Observer:   Willis C.K.
Date of record:   2008-09-09
Number of photos:   1
Notes:   Alt. 1361 m asl. cf. Large Striped Swordtail (Graphium antheus). If confirmed, this will be the first record of this butterfly species for the Lowveld NBG and also the first record for South Africa's national botanical gardens.
Last updated:   2020-03-31 18:23:30
Sp. code:   402140
Species name:   Graphium antheus
Common name:   Large striped swordtail -- Jag-swaardstert
Family:   PAPILIONIDAE
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:  
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   http://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=LepiMAP-3519
VM-number: 3519 - photo: 1

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Steve Woodhall
Comment:   Well done Chris!
Date:   2009-05-14 15:53:51
Species name:   Graphium antheus -- Large striped swordtail; Jag-swaardstert
Species code:   402140
Comment number:   2
By:   Andre Coetzer
Comment:  
Date:   2009-05-14 15:53:51
Species name:   Graphium antheus -- Large striped swordtail; Jag-swaardstert
Species code:   402140

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