SPECIES CHECKLIST

BUTTERFLIES OF THE BBBR

PENNINGTON no. GENUS SPECIES AUTHOR COMMON NAME
1a Danaus chrysippus orientis (Aurivillius) African Monarch
S Woodhall
23a Dira clytus clytus (Linnaeus) Cape Autumn Widow
S Woodhall
47 Cassionympha cassius (Godart) Rainforest Brown
S Woodhall
91 Acraea horta (Linnaeus) Garden Acraea
S Woodhall
140a Charaxes varanes varanes (Cramer) Pearl Charaxes
S Woodhall
219 Hypolimnas missipus (Linnaeus) Common Diadem
S Woodhall
235a Precis hierta cebrene (Trimen) Yellow Pansy
S Woodhall
240 Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus) Painted Lady
S Woodhall
382a Phasis thero thero (Linnaeus) Silver Arrowhead
S Woodhall
465b Chrysoritis palmus margueritae Dickson Water Opal
S Woodhall
540a Cacyreus tespis tespis (Herbst) Water Bronze
S Woodhall
541 Cacyreus marshalli Butler Geranium Bronze
S Woodhall
547 Leptotes pirithous (Linnaeus) Common Blue
S Woodhall
552 Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus) Long-tailed Blue
S Woodhall
554 Tarucus thespis (Linnaeus) Fynbos Blue
S Woodhall
622 Orachrysops niobe (Trimen) Brenton Blue
S Woodhall
637a Eicochrysops messapus messapus (Godart) Cupreous Blue
S Woodhall
646 Zizeeria knysna (Trimen) Sooty Blue
S Woodhall
658a Colias electo electo (Linnaeus) African Clouded Yellow
S Woodhall
691 Belenois aurota (Fabricius) African Common White
S Woodhall
694a Dixeia charina charina (De Boisduval) African Small White
S Woodhall
701a Pontia helice helice (Linnaeus) Meadow White
S Woodhall
707 Mylothris agathina (Cramer) Common Dotted Border
S Woodhall
715a Papilio demodocus demodocus Esper Citrus Swallowtail
S Woodhall
716a Papilio nireus lyaeus Doubleday Green-banded Swallowtail
S Woodhall
781b Metisella metis paris Evans Gold-spotted Sylph
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764 Spialia sataspes (Trimen) Boland Sandman
S Woodhall
852a Gegenes niso niso (Linnaeus) Common Hottentot Skipper
S Woodhall


PLANTS OF THE BBBR

FAMILY GENUS SPECIES AUTHOR COMMON NAME
PTERIDOPHYTA
Adiantaceae Cheilanthes viridis (Forssk.) Swartz Lip fern
Dennstaedtiaceae Pteridium aquilinum (L.) Kuhn Bracken fern
MONOCOTYLEDONAE
Amaryllidaceae Haemanthus coccineus L. April fool
Asparagaceae Asparagus asparagoides (L.) W. Wight Wild asparagus
Asparagaceae Asparagus densiflorus (Kunth.) Jessop Forest asparagus
Asparagaceae Asparagus rubicundus P.J. Bergius Katdoring
Asphodelaceae Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Oken Red-hot poker
Commelinaceae Commelina africana L. Wandering Jew
Cyperaceae Cyperus brevis Boeck. Matjiesgoed
Cyperaceae Ficinia fascicularis fascicularis Nees Sedge
Cyperaceae Ficinia laciniata (Thunb.) Nees Sedge
Cyperaceae Ficinia oligantha (Steud.) J. Raynal Sedge
Cyperaceae Ficinia ramosissima Kunth Sedge
Cyperaceae Isolepis marginata (Thunb.) A. Dietr. Sedge
Cyperaceae Tetraria cuspidata (Rottb.) C.B. Clarke Sedge
Hypoxidaceae Hypoxis villosa L. f. Golden winter star
Iridaceae Aristea ensifolia Muir Bloukanolpypie
Iridaceae Aristea pusilla (Thunb.) Ker Gawl. Aristea
Iridaceae Chasmanthe aethiopica (L.) N.E. Br. Cobra lily
Iridaceae Ixia orientalis L. Bolus Pink Ixia
Iridaceae Watsonia fourcadei J.W. Matthews & L. Bolus Watsonia
Poaceae Bromus catharticus Vahl Brome
Poaceae Cymbopogon marginatus (Steud.) Stapf. ex. Burtt Davy Turpentine grass
Poaceae Ehrharta calycina J. E. Sm. Dune Ehrharta
Poaceae Ehrharta villosa var. villosa Schult. f. Pypgras
Poaceae Eragrostis curvula (Schrad.) Nees Berg Soetgras
Poaceae Eragrostis obtusa Munro ex Ficalho & Hiern Kwaggakweek
Poaceae Helictotrichon capense Schweick. Hawergras
Poaceae Imperata cylindrica (L.) Raeuschel Silweraargras
Poaceae Koeleria capensis (Steud.) Nees Polgras
Poaceae Melinis nerviglumis (Franch.) Zizka Ferweelgras
Poaceae Panicum deustum Thunb. Rietbuffelgras
Poaceae Pennisetum clandestinum Chiov. Kikuyu Grass
Poaceae Pentaschistis curvifolia (Schrad.) Stapf
Poaceae Setaria sphacelata form torta (Schum.) Stapf & C.E. Hubb. ex Moss Golden Timothy
Poaceae Sporobolus africanus (Poir) Robyns & Tournay Taaipol
Restionaceae Hypodiscus willdenowia (Nees) Mast.
Restionaceae Ischyrolepis leptoclados (Mast.) H.P. Linder
Restionaceae Thamnochortus cinereus H.P. Linder Wyfieriet
DICOTYLEDONAE
Aizoaceae Carpobrotus edulis (L.) L. Bolus Sour fig
Aizoaceae Tetragonia decumbens Mill. Klapperbrak
Anacardiaceae Rhus crenata Thunb. Duinekraaibessie
Anacardiaceae Rhus glauca Thunb. Bloukoeniebos
Anacardiaceae Rhus laevigata L. Duinetaaibos
Anacardiaceae Rhus lucida form lucida L. Blinktaaibos
Anacardiaceae Rhus lucida form scoparia Eckl. & Zeyh. Blinktaaibos
Anacardiaceae Rhus tomentosa L. Korentebos
Apiaceae Anginon difforme (L.) B.L. Burtt Wildeseldery
Apiaceae Peucedanum ferulaceum (Thunb.) Eckl. & Zeyh. Bergseldery
Apocynaceae Asclepias physocarpa (E.Mey.) Schltr. Milkweed
Asteraceae Chrysanthemoides monilifera rotundata (L.) T. Norl. Bitou
Asteraceae Cineraria geifolia (L.) L. Cineraria
Asteraceae Cullumia decurrens Less. Steekhaarbos
Asteraceae Felicia echinata (Thunb.) Nees Dune daisy
Dave Edge
Asteraceae Helichrysum cymosum (L.) D. Don Strooiblom
Asteraceae Helichrysum felinum Less. Sewerjaartjie
Asteraceae Helichrysum foetidum (L.) Moench Foetid strooiblom
Asteraceae Helichrysum petiolare Hilliard & B.L. Burtt Strooiblom
Asteraceae Helichrysum rutilans (L.) D. Don Strooiblom
Asteraceae Helichrysum teretifolium (L.) D. Don Strooiblom
Asteraceae Hippia frutescens (L.) L. Rankhals
Asteraceae Metalasia densa (Lam.) Karis Blombos
Asteraceae Senecio coronatus (Thunb.) Harv. Sybossie
Asteraceae Senecio glastifolius L. f. Waterdissel
Asteraceae Senecio lanifer Mart. ex C. Jeffrey Ragwort
Asteraceae Senecio rigidus L. Rough ragwort
Asteraceae Stoebe plumosa (L.) Thunb. Slagbos
Asteraceae Tarchonanthus littoralis P.P.J. Herman Coastal camphor
Campanulaceae Lobelia neglecta Roem. & Schult. Wild Lobelia
Campanulaceae Wahlenbergia uitenhagensis (H. Buek) Lammers White bluebell
Celastraceae Gymnosporia buxifolia (L.) Szyszyl. Stinkpendoring
Celastraceae Pterocelastrus tricuspidatus (Lam.) Sond. Candlewood
Convolvulaceae Cuscuta appendiculata Engelm. Dodder
Crassulaceae Crassula tetragona L. Karkai
Cucurbitaceae Zehneria scabra (L. f.) Sond. Dawidjies
Ebenaceae Diospyros dichrophylla (Gand.) De Winter Monkey star-apple
Ebenaceae Euclea racemosa ssp. bernardii Murray Seegwarrie
Ericaceae Erica leucopelta Tausch Erica
Ericaceae Erica sessiliflora L. f. Erica
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Ericaceae Erica speciosa Andrews Erica
Euphorbiaceae Acalypha capensis (L. f.) Prain & Hutch. Valsnetel
Euphorbiaceae Clutia alaternoides L. Bliksembos
Gentianaceae Chironia baccifera L. Christmas berry
Gentianaceae Chironia melampyrifolia Lam. Bitterwortel
Gentianaceae Sebaea aurea (L. f.) Roem. & Schult. Yellowwort
Geraniaceae Geranium incanum Burm. f. Carpet geranium
Geraniaceae Pelargonium capitatum (L.) L'Hér. Rose-scented Pelargonium
Geraniaceae Pelargonium longifolium (Burm.f.) Jacq. Pelargonium
Hypericaceae Hypericum aethiopicum aethiopicum Thunb. St John’s Wort
Lamiaceae Salvia africana-lutea L. Bruinsalie
Lauraceae Cassytha ciliolata Nees False dodder
Leguminosae Indigofera erecta Thunb. Indigo
Leguminosae Indigofera heterophylla Thunb. Indigo
Leguminosae Indigofera verrucosa Eckl. & Zeyh. Indigo
Leguminosae Rhynchosia caribaea (Jacq.) DC. Vaal-ertjie
Leguminosae Rhynchosia chrysoscias Benth. ex Harv. Vaal-ertjie
Malvaceae Grewia occidentalis L. Cross-berry
Malvaceae Hermannia hyssopifolia L. Agdaegeneesbossie
Malvaceae Hermannia involucrata Cav. Poprosie
Malvaceae Hibiscus trionum L. Black-eyed Susan
Myricaceae Morella quercifolia (L.) Killick Maagpynbossie
Myrsinaceae Myrsine africana L. Cape myrtle
Oxalidaceae Oxalis caprina L. Bokspootjie
Oxalidaceae Oxalis ciliaris Jacq. Suring
Polygalaceae Muraltia ericifolia DC. Purple-gorse
Polygalaceae Polygala fruticosa P.J. Bergius Butterfly bush
Dave Edge
Polygonaceae Rumex lativalvis Meisn. Sorrel
Proteaceae Leucadendron salignum P.J. Bergius Sunshine Protea
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Proteaceae Protea cynaroides (L.) L. King Protea
Dave Edge
Ranunculaceae Knowltonia vesicatoria humilis (L. f.) Sims. H. Rasm. Blistering leaves
Rosaceae Rubus rigidus Sm. Bramble
Rubiaceae Anthospermum aethiopicum L.
Rubiaceae Rubia petiolaris DC. Madder
Rutaceae Agathosma capensis (L.) Dummer Buchu
Sapindaceae Allophylus decipiens (Sond.) Radlk. Baster-taaibos
Scrophulariaceae Halleria lucida L. Tree Fuschia
Scrophulariaceae Hebenstretia repens Jaroscz Slugwort
Scrophulariaceae Nemesia versicolor E.Mey. ex Benth. Cape Snapdragon
Scrophulariaceae Selago corymbosa L. Bitter bush
Scrophulariaceae Selago glomerata Thunb. Blouaarbossie
Scrophulariaceae Sutera cordata (Thunb.) Kuntze Stinkbossie
Solanaceae Solanum africanum L. Dronkbessie
Solanaceae Solanum rigescens Jacq. Wilde lemoentjie
Thymelaceae Struthiola hirsuta Wikstr. Featherhead
Thymelaceae Passerina rigida Wikstr. Seekoppiesganna
Vitaceae Rhoicissus digitata (L. f.) Gilg & M. Brandt Bobbejaandruif
Vitaceae Rhoicissus tridentata (Lam.) Wild & R.B. Drumm. Droog-my-keel


BIRDS OF THE BBBR

ROBERTS no. COMMON NAME GENUS SPECIES AUTHOR
150 Forest Buzzard Buteo trizonatus (Rudebeck)
152 Jackal Buzzard Buteo rufofuscus (Forster)
198 Red-necked Francolin Pternistis afer notatus Roberts
312 Kelp Gull Larus dominicianus Lichtenstein
349 Rock Pigeon Columba guinea phaeonota Linnaeus
350 Rameron Pigeon Columba arquatrix arquatrix Temminck & Knip
352 Red-eyed Turtle Dove Streptopelia semitorquata (Ruppell)
354 Cape Turtle Dove Streptopelia capicola capicola (Sundevall)
377 Red-chested Cuckoo Cuculus solitarius Stephens
378 Black Cuckoo Cuculus clamosus Latham
401 Spotted Eagle Owl Bubo africanus (Temminck)
405 Fiery-necked Nightjar Caprimulgus pectoralis Cuvier
415 White-rumped Swift Apus caffer (Lichtenstein)
416 Little Swift Apus affinis (Gray)
417 Alpine Swift Apus melba (Linnaeus)
424 Speckled Mousebird Colius striatus Gmelin
435 Brown-hooded Kingfisher Halcyon albiventris (Scopoli)
451 African Hoopoe Upupa africana Bechstein
518 European Swallow Hirundo rustica Linnaeus
526 Greater Striped Swallow Cecropis cucullata (Boddaert)
536 Black Saw-wing Swallow Psalidoprocne holomelaena (Sundevall)
541 Fork-tailed Drongo Dicrurus adsimilis adsimilis (Bechstein)
Peter Ginn
550 White-necked Raven Corvultur albicollis (Latham)
566 Cape Bulbul Pycnonotus capensis (Linnaeus)
Peter Ginn
572 Sombre Bulbul Andropadus importunus (Vieillot)
577 Olive Thrush Turdus olivaceus Linnaeus
Peter Ginn
601 Cape Robin Cossypha caffra caffra (Linnaeus)
Peter Ginn
641 Victorin’s Scrub Warbler Bradypterus victorini Sundevall
661 Grass bird Sphenoeacus afer (Gmelin)
686 Karoo Prinia Prinia maculosa (Boddaert)
698 Fiscal Flycatcher Sigelus silens (Shaw)
Will Nichol
732 Fiscal Shrike Lanius collaris Linnaeus
742 Southern Tchagra Tchagra tchagra (Vieillot)
757 European Starling Sturnus vulgaris Linnaeus
769 Red-winged Starling Onychognathus morio morio (Linnaeus)
773 Cape Sugarbird Promerops cafer (Linnaeus)
Nico Myburgh
775 Malachite sunbird Nectarinia famosa (Linnaeus)
777 Orange-breasted Sunbird Anthobaphes violacea (Linnaeus)
Peter Ginn
783 Lesser Double-collared Sunbird Cinnyris chalybeus (Linnaeus)
785 Greater Double-collared Sunbird Cinnyris afer (Linnaeus)
Nico Myburgh
796 Cape White-eye Zosterops pallidus Swainson
813 Cape Weaver Ploceus capensis (Linnaeus)
Nico Myburgh
827 Yellow-rumped Widow Euplectes macrourus (Gmelin)
872 Cape Canary Serinus canicollis (swainson)
881 Streaky-headed Canary Serinus gularis (Linnaeus)


MAMMALS OF THE BBBR

COMMON NAME GENUS SPECIES AUTHOR
Hottentot Golden Mole Amblysomus hottentotus
Black-backed Jackal Canis mesomelas
Hottentot Mole-rat Cryptomys hottentotus
Yellow Mongoose Cynictis penicillata
Caracal Caracal caracal
Large-spotted Genet Genetta tigrina
Cape Mole-rat Georychus capensis
Hairy-footed Gerbil Gerbillurus paeba
Cape grey Mongoose Galerella pulverulenta
Cape Porcupine Hystrix africaeaustralis
House Mouse Mus musculus
Forest Shrew Mysorex varius
Bushpig Potamochoerus larvatus
Steenbok Raphicerus campestris
Cape Grysbok Raphicerus melanotis
Four-striped grass Mouse Rhabdomys pumilio
Common Duiker Sylvicapra grimmia
Bushbuck Tragelaphus scriptus