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Common Dotted Border


Introduction: Common Dotted Borders (Mylothris agathina) inhabit wooded areas. They are common and widespread in their distribution range.

Distribution: Zambezi Region (formerly the Caprivi Strip) , Epupa Falls, Kunene River region, Otavi, Grootfontein , Tsumeb, Tsumkwe, north-eastern Kalahari Desert .

Breeding/Larval food: Batches of yellow, barrel-shaped eggs are laid on food plants such as several species of sour plums and African sandalwood.

Colouration: Characteristic black wing vein dots and distinctive underside spots on white and yellow grounding.

On the wing: Throughout the year in warmer locations.

Wingspan: 50 to 65mm.

Arnhem Cave Rest Camp

The Arnhem Caves are the largest in Namibia, this simple rest camp allows guests to explore these caves

Eningu Clay House

Built from locally made red Kalahari clay bricks this is a wonderful lodge. Expect good food, stunning Kalahari sunsets and a warm welcome

Kiripotib Guest Farm

Hans and Claudia run an excellent guest farm - activities include game drives, learning about (and eating) local sheep, the art centre and carpet weaving. We think this is one of the best guest farms in Namibia

Sandune Lodge

Offers a variety of accommodation styles from guest houses to a tented camp.

Walvis Bay Accommodation