Common zebra blue - (Leptotes pirithous pirithous)

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Common zebra blue - (Leptotes pirithous pirithous)

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I find my butterfly book very challenging. :redface:

Saw these 2 in my garden yesterday (Jhb). My best guesses are -

A very faded Common Hairtail?
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Then this one - the closest I could get is Mocker Bronze or Mocker Blue (Cacyreus virilis). But I am really not sure.

Any suggestions would be helpful!!

Marj Atkins wrote:Hi Karen
I think this may be Leptotes pirithous pirithous - Common zebra blue (female)Marj
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