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LepiMAP:   18914
Province:   Eastern Cape
Country:   South Africa
Locus:   3129DA
Observer:   Purves M
Date of record:   2011-08-04
Number of photos:   2
Notes:   Female feeding on sap of Strelitzia nicolai. Male sitting behind her - higher up on the plant.
Last updated:   2020-12-03 13:24:46
Sp. code:   437080
Species name:   Charaxes varanes varanes
Common name:   Pearl charaxes -- Pérel dubbelstert
Family:   NYMPHALIDAE
Record status:   ACCEPTED
Collector's species id:   Pearl Charaxes
Institution:   ADU-UCT
Record URL:   https://vmus.adu.org.za/?vm=LepiMAP-18914
Links:   • Locus: Summary | Records       • Species: Records | Distribution map
VM-number: 18914 - photo: 1
VM-number: 18914 - photo: 2

Comments by the Expert Panel on this record:

Comment number:   1
By:   Christopher Willis
Comment:  
Date:   2011-08-20 15:40:00
Species name:   Charaxes varanes varanes -- Pearl charaxes; Pérel dubbelstert
Species code:   437080

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