Some butterflies mostly from in and around Pietermaritzburg, but some from further afield.
Clicking on thumnails will show the full sized pictures.
There are some cross-links, and an index of scientific names.
A Citrus Swallowtail nectaring on a hypoestes in the garden. A movie picture because they are never still when on the wing. The light band can vary from a very pale yellow to an ochre. The lunule distal to the costal hind wing eye-spot is all yellow, making this male. But more on this sp. later.