Steenbok Nature Reserve
Common NameFamily Name
Rainforest BrownCassionympha cassius

Female upperside                                         Female underside

Resident, common throughout southern and eastern parts of South Africa. Flies most of the year.
Wingspan 34-38 mm. Male and female similar.
Flies throughout the day. Flutters around dense bushes or forest fringes.
Larval foodplants
Juncus capensis