Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Acraea
Family: Acraeidae (Insecta/Lepidoptera)
Taxon : Land invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
horta
NOTES

A slow flying butterfly which often settles on flowers.


AUTHORITY
(Linnaeus, 1764)
Sub Author
Conservation
Frequent
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
Insect (6 legs) 


Colour
Notes: The orange wings have clear, transparent tips and dark spots
Colour: Orange
Notes: A butterfly with orange and black patterned wings
Colour: Patterned
Common Name
Garden acraea
Butterfly
Habitat
NOTES: Found visiting flowers in the veld
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Papillio horta



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