Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Forest Glade Nymph

Aterica galene


The Forest Glade Nymph (Aterica galene) is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. It is found in Africa. These butterflies have a rapid flight over short distances and usually fly close to the ground. They are alert and take flight readily if disturbed, but return within a minutes or two to resume feeding.


Forested habitats where it flies along logging roads, paths and in sunny glades.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by


Spotted on Jul 19, 2014
Submitted on Jul 26, 2014

Related Spottings

Forest glade nymph Forest Glade Nymph Forest Glade Nymph Forest Glade Nymph (male)

Nearby Spottings

Blue Vagrant Lilac Mother-of-Pearl Geometrid moth Widespread Forester
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors