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Butterfly: Small Elfin

Unread postby francoisd » Thu Apr 30, 2009 8:17 am

Would appreciate help with the ID of the following butterflies seen at Nkulu.

Are these perhaps Elfin Skipper?
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Re: Butterfly ID needed

Unread postby BushSnake » Sat May 09, 2009 9:52 pm

The first photo is of a small elfin (Sarangesa phidyle).
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Re: Butterfly ID needed

Unread postby Jakkalsbessie » Mon May 11, 2009 8:03 am

Great photos Francois! :clap:

I agree with BushSnake's ID's

No 1 – Small Elfin (Klein-kaboutertjie);
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