Assessor: Dave Edge
This species was described in 2013. So far it has only been recorded from two localities (Cap Aghulas and Pringle Bay) and appears to be a rare restricted range species. It has been assessed as "Data Deficient - Distribution" in the 2018 NBA.
Pringle, E.L. 2013. A new species of Cassionympha Van Son (Nymphalidae: Satyrinae) from the southern coast of the Western Cape, with a discussion of its possible evolutionary origins. Metamorphosis 24: 38– 43.