Nymphalidae (Browns)

Subfamily Danainae

Genus Danaus
Wanderer, Monarch, Danaus plexippus Wanderer, Monarch, Danaus plexippus

Subfamily Nymphalinae

Genus Hypolimnas
Common Eggfly, Hypolimnas bolina (male)

Genus Junonia
Meadow Argus, Junonia villida Meadow Argus, Junonia villida Meadow Argus, Junonia villida (larva)

Genus Vanessa
Australian or Yellow Admiral, Vanessa itea Australian or Yellow Admiral, Vanessa itea Australian Painted Lady, Vanessa kershawi Australian Painted Lady, Vanessa kershawi Australian Painted Lady, Vanessa kershawi (larva) Australian Painted Lady, Vanessa kershawi (pupa)

Subfamily Satyrinae

Genus Argynnina
Tasmanian or Hobart Brown, Argynnina hobartia Tasmanian or Hobart Brown, Argynnina hobartia Western form Photo Bek deBray

Genus Geitoneura
Marbled or Klug's Xenica, Geitoneura klugii Marbled or Klug's Xenica, Geitoneura klugii

Genus Heteronympha
Bright-eyed Brown, Heteronympha cordace Common Brown, Heteronympha merope (female) Common Brown, Heteronympha merope (male) Common Brown, Heteronympha merope (male) Shouldered Brown, Heteronympha penelope Heteronympha sp. larva

Genus Nesoxenica
Tasmanian Xenica, Nesoxenica leprea Tasmanian Xenica, Nesoxenica leprea Tasmanian Xenica, Nesoxenica leprea

Genus Oreixenica
Silver Xenica, Oreixenica lathoniella Silver Xenica, Oreixenica lathoniella (pupa)

Pending ID – Nymphalidae

17 December 2021
Lewisham
Lying on soil surface.

IMG 1880  IMG 1885 2  IMG 1886  IMG 1887  IMG 1889  IMG 1891

References

Brady, M. F. 2004. The complete field guide to Butterflies of Australia. CSIRO Publishing, Victoria, Australia.

Daley, E. 2007. Wings an introduction to Tasmania’s winged insects. Riffles Pty Ltd, Buckland Tasmania.

Semmens, T. D., McQuillan, P. B., & Hayhurst G. 1992. Catalogue of the Insects of Tasmania. Department of Primary Industry Tasmania.