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Golden Fleece Mushroom Agaricus crocopeplus

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jonoharper

Date

January 19, 2021 11:33 AM SAST

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Lantern Flowers Genus Ceropegia

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jaheymans

Date

January 16, 2021 07:03 AM SAST

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tuli

Date

December 25, 2014

Description

blue ribbon moth


very small pretty moth, (wingspan c. 12 mm) with wide spreading, white, satiny wings with a blue pattern towards the margin resembling a threaded, broad, blue ribbon and with tiny tassels / black dots in the fringed wing edge, the exposed hind wings are similarly patterned; the relatively robust, satiny abdomen tapers to a fine point. Attracted to house lights

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Southern Tree Agama Acanthocercus atricollis

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matewe

Date

November 14, 2020 09:55 AM SAST

Place

Kanye (Google, OSM)

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melvynquan

Date

January 16, 2021 11:07 AM SAST

Place

Botswana (Google, OSM)

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What

Darkling Beetles Family Tenebrionidae

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magdastlucia

Date

November 28, 2020 02:26 PM SAST

Place

St Lucia 1 (Google, OSM)

Description

Found in the sand, digging a hole in the garden. It is still doing fine in a container with sand, 1 week later. (See last 7 photos)

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dewald2

Date

July 13, 2019 12:49 PM CET

Description

Francistown Mopane Thornveld (Vachellia tortilis woodland). On shallow soil on underlying granite.

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Elegant Grasshopper Zonocerus elegans

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matewe

Date

January 15, 2021

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Southern Green Stink Bug Nezara viridula

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matewe

Date

January 12, 2021 11:10 AM SAST

Place

Kanye (Google, OSM)

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Lunate Lady Beetle Cheilomenes lunata

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matewe

Date

January 8, 2021 10:39 AM SAST

Place

Kanye (Google, OSM)

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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mathambomajor

Date

January 17, 2021 10:57 AM SAST

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Stink Bugs, Shield Bugs, and Allies Superfamily Pentatomoidea

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mathambomajor

Date

January 17, 2021 11:00 AM SAST

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Banner Eublemma anachoresis

Date

January 16, 2021 10:24 PM SAST

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Lily Borer Brithys crini

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jaheymans

Date

January 16, 2021 08:49 PM SAST

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What

Monkey Moths Family Eupterotidae

Observer

magdastlucia

Date

December 19, 2020 05:33 PM SAST

Place

St Lucia 1 (Google, OSM)

Description

Found on the wall. Tried a smorgasbord but did not feed.
On 24 Dec it looked as it starting to pupate.
On 03 January it still did not turn and fly pupae were visible on the dead larva.
The flies emerged on 10 Jan 2021.
See flies https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/68198883

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Humpbacked Flies Family Phoridae

Observer

magdastlucia

Date

January 10, 2021 05:52 PM SAST

Place

St Lucia 1 (Google, OSM)

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African Fish-Eagle Haliaeetus vocifer

Observer

hola56789

Date

January 28, 2016 11:40 PM UTC

Place

Botswana (Google, OSM)

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Swamp Shield-Fern Cyclosorus interruptus

Date

January 5, 2021 10:42 AM SAST

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Marsh Ringlet Ypthimomorpha itonia

Date

January 6, 2021 09:07 AM SAST

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January 6, 2021 07:58 AM SAST

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Dainty Bells Genus Dipcadi

Date

January 6, 2021 08:30 AM SAST

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Banded Euproctis Knappetra fasciata

Date

January 5, 2021 09:18 PM SAST

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Dung Beetles Subfamily Scarabaeinae

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jaunnemarelize

Date

December 8, 2020 12:08 PM SAST

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Sundowner Moth Sphingomorpha chlorea

Observer

jeremy_botswana

Date

January 15, 2021 08:33 PM SAST

Description

I have no idea of what this is but it looks like a Sundowner that escaped from Chernobyl. Mutated!

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xiaodoudou

Date

September 8, 2020 10:54 PM CST

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What

Brown-hooded Kingfisher Halcyon albiventris

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rowanwattpringle

Date

January 15, 2021 09:48 AM SAST

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What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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jaunnemarelize

Date

December 7, 2020 09:11 PM SAST

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What

Tortricid Leafroller Moths and Allies Superfamily Tortricoidea

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jaunnemarelize

Date

December 7, 2020 10:35 PM SAST

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fionahellmann

Date

January 9, 2021 10:21 AM SAST

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

Date

January 14, 2021 07:33 AM SAST

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Elliptical Waterbugs Genus Appasus

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rjpretor

Date

May 4, 2020 03:20 PM SAST

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Common Hover Fly Parasitoid Wasp Diplazon laetatorius

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rjpretor

Date

August 17, 2019 08:21 AM SAST

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Struggling Emperor Heniocha marnois

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bartwursten

Date

February 4, 2018 12:12 PM CET

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Southern Lion Panthera leo ssp. melanochaita

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elimdar5

Date

January 13, 2021 09:54 AM UTC

Place

Missing Location

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What

Snow Leopard Panthera uncia

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elimdar5

Date

September 1, 2020 10:27 AM UTC

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magdastlucia

Date

March 19, 2017

Description

Wasp emerged from Green Tortoise Beetle pupa


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What

Elliptical Waterbugs Genus Appasus

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magdastlucia

Date

December 24, 2020 09:33 PM SAST

Place

St Lucia 1 (Google, OSM)

Description

Came to the light in the house

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Stilt Bugs Family Berytidae

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magdastlucia

Date

December 30, 2020 01:45 PM SAST

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Elephant Bush Portulacaria afra

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magdastlucia

Date

December 30, 2020 01:42 PM SAST

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Jacket Plum Pappea capensis

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magdastlucia

Date

January 3, 2021 01:20 PM SAST

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Twirler Moths Family Gelechiidae

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magdastlucia

Date

January 7, 2021 05:39 AM SAST

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What

Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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magdastlucia

Date

January 8, 2021 03:18 PM SAST

Description

See gall https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/66665811

Pupated around 25 December 2020 as no fresh frass was produced after that.

First moth emerged 08 Jan 2021
Second moth emerged 10 Jan 2021

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magdastlucia

Date

January 7, 2021 04:12 PM SAST

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What

Elliptical Waterbugs Genus Appasus

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magdastlucia

Date

January 7, 2021 04:50 PM SAST

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What

Elliptical Waterbugs Genus Appasus

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magdastlucia

Date

January 7, 2021 04:49 PM SAST

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Sharptooth Catfish Clarias gariepinus

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magdastlucia

Date

January 7, 2021 04:59 PM SAST

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Southern Ostrich Struthio camelus ssp. australis

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alexnvv

Date

August 23, 2020 09:47 AM PDT

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Checkered Beetles Family Cleridae

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spidermandan

Date

January 9, 2021 07:55 AM SAST

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Forkhorn Rhinoceros Beetle Cyphonistes vallatus

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nick-de-swardt

Date

January 9, 2021 11:39 AM SAST

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Flowering Plants Subphylum Angiospermae

Observer

naturalist50742

Date

Missing Date

Description

Seedling

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Cowpen Daisy Verbesina encelioides

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naturalist50742

Date

Missing Date

Place

Missing Location

Description

Plant

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Banded Jewel Cichlid Hemichromis elongatus

Date

January 5, 2021 01:42 PM SAST

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Skeletonizing Leaf and Flea Beetles Subfamily Galerucinae

Date

January 8, 2021 03:46 PM SAST

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Angle Stem Primrose Willow Ludwigia leptocarpa

Date

January 9, 2021 10:02 AM SAST

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wolfachim

Date

January 12, 2018 07:39 AM HST

Description

ID suggested by Hanna Roland

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Smooth Land Slugs Genus Deroceras

Observer

gpasch

Date

January 9, 2021 02:26 PM CST

Description

Tiny - note size compared to strawberry seeds, perhaps 5 mm long

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Beetles Order Coleoptera

Observer

are_el_cue

Date

January 8, 2021 06:52 AM MST

Place

Botswana (Google, OSM)

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African Leopard Panthera pardus ssp. pardus

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doctox

Date

May 2, 2015 12:21 AM EDT

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are_el_cue

Date

January 6, 2021 07:05 AM MST

Place

Botswana (Google, OSM)

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botswanabugs

Date

May 25, 2020

Description

Emerged from pupa on 25.5.20.

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What

Karoo Violets Genus Aptosimum

Observer

are_el_cue

Date

January 6, 2021 06:51 PM MST

Place

Botswana (Google, OSM)

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Lacewings, Mantidflies, and Allies Suborder Hemerobiiformia

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cheekychew

Date

January 8, 2021 12:51 PM SAST

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jaheymans

Date

October 4, 2020 08:15 PM SAST

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What

Vlei Nerine Nerine laticoma

Observer

are_el_cue

Date

January 6, 2021 06:40 PM MST

Place

Botswana (Google, OSM)

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Southern Lion Panthera leo ssp. melanochaita

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pachogut

Date

December 21, 2017 11:34 AM EST

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Mole Crickets Family Gryllotalpidae

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jeremy_botswana

Date

January 8, 2021 09:42 PM SAST

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camille247

Date

December 7, 2020 06:23 PM SAST

Description

For the spider's prey.

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Two-banded Cruiser Phyllomacromia contumax

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kyledenobrega

Date

January 5, 2021 02:23 PM SAST

Place

Maun (Google, OSM)

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Graphic Ermine Leucaloa eugraphica

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cheekychew

Date

January 7, 2021 02:48 PM SAST

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Blewits Genus Lepista

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kyledenobrega

Date

January 4, 2021 11:14 AM SAST

Place

Maun (Google, OSM)

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magdastlucia

Date

October 24, 2018 06:56 PM SAST

Description

It started a cocoon under Mitriostigma axillare. I disturbed it too soon and it moved on to searsia, where it pupated.

See the larva https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/17876101
See the pupa https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/18175614

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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jo269

Date

January 1, 2021 09:58 AM SAST

Place

Kariba (Google, OSM)

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Butterflies and Moths Order Lepidoptera

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jo269

Date

January 1, 2021 09:57 AM SAST

Place

Kariba (Google, OSM)

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Grass-veneers and Allies Subfamily Crambinae

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jo269

Date

January 1, 2021 10:06 AM SAST

Place

Kariba (Google, OSM)

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Dung-loving Deconica Deconica coprophila

Observer

kyledenobrega

Date

December 31, 2020 08:38 AM SAST

Description

Growing on Eleohant dung in riparian forest

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What

Bindweed Family Family Convolvulaceae

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are_el_cue

Date

December 29, 2020 08:20 AM MST

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are_el_cue

Date

December 29, 2020 07:51 AM MST

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amir1987

Date

January 1, 2021 10:17 AM PKT

Description

The leaves of this species look closer to the leaves of the papaya tree. In the Maldives, the leaves of this plant are consumed by people with diabetes.

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Flame Lily Gloriosa superba

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amir1987

Date

September 28, 2019 03:59 PM PKT

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Akeake Dodonaea viscosa

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amir1987

Date

January 2, 2021 10:08 AM PKT

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Horseradishtree Moringa oleifera

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amir1987

Date

December 31, 2020 09:39 AM PKT

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Southern Lion Panthera leo ssp. melanochaita

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gihan

Date

December 25, 2020 10:33 AM SAST

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jobogaerts

Date

February 7, 2013 08:48 AM CET

Description

Which shrub is this , around Nata in Botswanan ?

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mathambomajor

Date

January 3, 2021 02:17 PM SAST

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Yellow-billed Stork Mycteria ibis

Observer

gihan

Date

December 24, 2020 06:56 PM SAST

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kyledenobrega

Date

January 2, 2021 07:01 AM SAST

Place

Maun (Google, OSM)

Description

Flowering mid summer in Mopane woodland

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Raider Ants Genus Aenictus

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botswanabugs

Date

May 2, 2020

Description

attracted to light

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botswanabugs

Date

December 8, 2017

Description

uv Not common first seen 5mm

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gihan

Date

January 2, 2021 01:14 PM SAST

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What

Hairy Cassia Chamaecrista absus

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budbud

Date

December 30, 2020 11:11 AM CET

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What

Sticky Lizardfoot Limeum viscosum

Observer

budbud

Date

December 28, 2020 10:48 AM CET

Description

I think?

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What

Narrowleaf Morning Glory Ipomoea bolusiana

Observer

budbud

Date

December 25, 2020 11:55 AM CET

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jeremy_botswana

Date

January 1, 2021 12:24 PM SAST

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budbud

Date

January 20, 2019 12:09 PM CET

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What

Bot Flies, Blow Flies, and Allies Superfamily Oestroidea

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rslhaupt

Date

January 1, 2021 02:50 PM SAST

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magdastlucia

Date

January 1, 2021 05:53 AM SAST

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What

Southern Crested Barbet Trachyphonus vaillantii ssp. vaillantii

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jeremy_botswana

Date

January 1, 2021 09:20 AM SAST

Description

Crested Barbet drinking water out of an aloe

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Bathroom Moth Fly Clogmia albipunctata

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cheekychew

Date

December 30, 2020 10:47 PM SAST
Fungi

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What

Fungi Including Lichens Kingdom Fungi

Observer

jeremy_botswana

Date

December 31, 2020 04:57 PM SAST