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Rainforest Brown

Cassionympha cassius


Wingspan: ♂ 34–38 mm ♀ 36–42 mm The number of ocelli on both wings is very variable.


Common in cool, moist forests, coastal or riverine bush and kloofs. Flight period: Year-round, mostly Sept–May.


Alternate common name: Forest Brown Afrikaans common name: Reënwoud-bosbruintjie

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Mari du Preez
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Mari du Preez

Okhahlamba Local Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Lat: -28.95, Long: 29.20

Spotted on Feb 1, 2013
Submitted on Feb 16, 2013

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