Acraea burni - Pale-yellow acraea

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Acraea burni

Photo(s): Ian Riddell, Christon Bank, feeding on Obetia tenax

Species details:

Notes:
Distribution: Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Namibia, Swaziland and Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North-West, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Related plant families:
Related plant genera:
Related plant species:
UrticaceaeLaportea peduncularis subsp. peduncularis (Larval foodplant)
UrticaceaeObetia tenax (Larval foodplant)
UrticaceaePouzolzia mixta (Larval foodplant)
Literature: Henning, G.A., Pringle, E.L.L. & Ball, J.B. (1994), Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa, Struik Winchester, Cape Town, p. 76.
Woodhall, S. (2005), Field guide to Butterflies of South Africa, Struik Publishers, Cape Town, p. 94.
Williams, M,C. (2008), Butterflies and Skippers of the Afrotropical Region, Nymphalidae Genus Telchinia, p. 26, Online Encyclopaedia.

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths: Acraea burni .
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/insect-display.php?insect_species_id=403110, retrieved 13 December 2017

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