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the web of life in southern Africa

Genus: Pseudonympha

Life > Eukaryotes > Opisthokonta > Metazoa (animals) > Bilateria > Ecdysozoa > Panarthropoda > Tritocerebra > Phylum: Arthopoda > Mandibulata > Atelocerata > Panhexapoda > Hexapoda > Insecta (insects) > Dicondyla > Pterygota > Metapterygota > Neoptera > Eumetabola > Holometabola > Panorpida > Amphiesmenoptera > Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies) > Glossata > Coelolepida > Myoglossata > Neolepidoptera > Heteroneura > Ditrysia > Apoditrysia > Obtectomera > Macrolepidoptera > Rhopalocera (butterflies) > Superfamily: Papilionoidea > Family: Nymphalidae > Subfamily: Satyrinae

Species indigenous to southern Africa

List from Vári & Kroon (2002).

Pseudonympha arnoldi  

 

 

Pseudonympha cyclops

 

 

Pseudonympha gaika (Gaika brown)

 

Pseudonympha hippia (Burchell's brown)

 

Pseudonympha machacha (Machacha brown)

 

Pseudonympha magoides (False silver-bottom brown)

 

Pseudonympha magus (Silver-bottom brown)

 

Pseudonympha paludis (Paludis brown)

 

 

Pseudonympha paragaika (Golden gate brown)

 

 

Pseudonympha penningtoni (Pennington's brown)    

 

Pseudonympha poetula (Drakensberg brown)

 

Pseudonympha southeyi (Southey's brown)

 

 

Pseudonympha swanepoeli (Swanepoel's brown)

 

 

Pseudonympha trimenii (Trimen's brown)

 

Pseudonympha varii (Vári's brown)

 

 

Publications

  • VÁRI, L., KROON, D.M., & KRÜGER, M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in southern Africa. Simple Solutions, Chatswood Australia.