Butterflies from Zambia 

March 2016

by Lisbeth Borup

First update d. 27 March 2016

Last update  d. 28 March 2016

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Garden butterflies, Lusaka, Zambia

March 26, 2016

Lusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth Borup

Garden, Lusaka, Zambia March 26, 2016. Photographer; Lisbeth Borup

Lusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth BorupLusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth BorupLusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth Borup

African Common White, Brown Commodore, Brown Commodore,
Belenois creona Junonia natalica Junonia natalica
(Cramer, 1776). (Felder, 1860). (Felder, 1860).
Lusaka, Zambia March 26, 2016. Photographer; Lisbeth Borup

Dark Blue Pansy, Junonia oenone (Linnaeus, 1758).  Lusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth BorupLusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth BorupLusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth Borup

Dark Blue Pansy, Dancing Acraea, Common Grass Yellow,
Junonia oenone Telchinia serena Eurema hecabe
(Linnaeus, 1758). (Fabricius, 1775). (Linnaeus, 1758).
Lusaka, Zambia March 26, 2016. Photographer; Lisbeth Borup

Lusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth BorupLusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth BorupLusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth Borup

Migrant, White.banded Swift, Yellow Pansy,
Catopsilia florella Pelopidas thrax Junonia hierta
(Fabricius, 1775). (Hübner, 1821). (Fabricius, 1798).
Lusaka, Zambia March 26, 2016. Photographer; Lisbeth Borup

Natal Acraea, Acraea natalica (Boisduval, 1847).  Lusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth Borup

Natal Acraea, Acraea natalica (Boisduval, 1847). Lusaka, Zambia March 26, 2016. Photographer; Lisbeth Borup

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Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe/Zambia

March 21, 2016

Familien Snej i Zimbabwe d. 21 marts 2016. Fotograf; LisbethFamilien Snej i Zimbabwe d. 21 marts 2016. Fotograf; LisbethFamilien Snej i Zimbabwe d. 21 marts 2016. Fotograf; LisbethFamilien Snej i Zimbabwe d. 21 marts 2016. Fotograf; Lisbeth

The Family Snej at Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe March 21, 2016. Photographer; Lisbeth Borup

Familien Snej ved Victoria Falls,  Zambia d. 21 marts 2016. Fotograf; Lisbeth

The Family Snej at Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe March 21, 2016. Photographer; Lisbeth Borup

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A family history; Dark Blue Pansy.

March 25, 2016

Dark Blue Pansy, Junonia oenone (Linnaeus, 1758).  Accra, Ghana d. 12   juli  1975. Leg.; Peter Borup. Illustrator & Fotograf;  Lars AndersenDark Blue Pansy, Junonia oenone (Linnaeus, 1758).  Lusaka, Zambia d. 26  marts 2016. Fotograf;  Lisbeth Borup

Dark Blue Pansy, Junonia oenone (Linnaeus, 1758).
Accra, Ghana july 12, 1975. Lusaka, Zambia march 26, 2016.
Leg.; Peter Borup. Illustrator & Photographer; Lars Andersen Photographer; Lisbeth Borup
Distribution: Found anywhere in Africa and Madagascar south of the Sahara to South Africa, and in southern Arabia.
Habitat: Savannah, mosaic forests, acacia forests, grass clearings in tropical jungle, parks and gardens.

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