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.
Identification
Wingspan 34-38 mm. Male and female similar.
Behaviour
Flies throughout the day. Flutters around dense bushes or forest fringes.
Larval foodplants
Juncus capensis