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Striped Policeman


Introduction: A Striped Policeman (Coellades forestan) is common and widespread and can be observed along the edge of rainforests and savannah habitats. They are active from early dawn to dusk searching for nectar.

Distribution: Zambezi Region (formerly the Caprivi Strip) .

Breeding/Larval food: Black scent hairs are squeezed out from the tip of the abdomen which when they come into contact with leaves, mark a scent trail.

Colouration: Uniform brown with a hint of grey. The hindwing is dark brown and there is a broad white band on the underside of the hindwing.

On the wing: Throughout most months of the year.

Wingspan: 40 to 65mm.

Caprivi Mutoya Lodge

Caprivi Mutoya Lodge offers an ideal base to day trip into some of the Zambezi Regions most well-known national parks and a famous world heritage site.

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A four room private camp set inside the Nkasa Rupara National Park. A remote and private location in Namibia's least visited hidden gems of a game park makes this a must visit lodge. The lodge can also be booked for exclusive use on a self catering basis

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