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LepiMAP:   3907
Province:   Limpopo
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   2431AD
Observer:   Sharp I.C. & Sharp A.
Date of record:   2008-10-22
Number of photos:   2
Notes:   This dead swordtail was found in the garden and made us more aware of the presence of this species. Subsequently others were seen flying in the garden but never sitting to allow photos to be taken.
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-3907
VM-number: 3907 - photo: 1
VM-number: 3907 - photo: 2

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Steve Woodhall
Comment:  
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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