SOUTH AUSTRALIAN BUTTERFLIES

Vanessa kershawi (McCoy)   (Australian Painted Lady)

Early first instar larva, head on left

Web shelter of a late first instar larva

Late first instar larva on left, second instar larva on right

Web shelter of second instar larva on a Cape Weed leaf

Incipient scoli developed on second instar larva

Third instar larva on left, fourth instar larva on right

Web shelter of third instar larva on a Cape Weed leaf

Photography by R. Grund