Steenbok Nature Reserve
Common NameFamily Name
Yellow PansyPrecis hierta cebrene

Male upperside                                                     Male underside

Resident. Common throughout southern Africa. Flies in summer months.
Identification
Wingspan 40-50 mm. Male and female similar.
Behaviour
Flies throughout the day. Gliding flight, perches on bare ground.
Larval foodplants
Barleria pungens, Chaetacanthus setiger