Papilio (NZ)

Redoute's Choice (AUS)

Lafleur (NZ)

Foaled in 2007

Bay Mare Currently In Foal To: Astern (AUS)

Papilio is a stakes-winning daughter of Redoute's Choice from the Eight Carat family. The stud has retained her lovely filly by Tavistock to race from Ken Kelso's stable.

  • Progeny

mare : 15/10/14

Pierro (AUS) - Papilio (NZ)

Pencarrow stud has welcomed their first foal by champion racehorse Pierro. Papilio delivered her first foal, a brown filly by the Golden Slipper winning son of Lohnro. Papilio is a stakeswinning daughter of Redoute's Choice and is a half-sister to Group winner Amaryllis. She is from the famed Eight Carat family and has left a filly that promises to contribute much to the stud's fortunes in coming seasons.

colt : 12/10/15

O'Reilly - Papilio (NZ)

Papilio has delivered her second foal a bay colt by O'Reilly. Her first foal is a yearling filly by Pierro which will be presented in the Pencarrow Premier draft for 2016. This mare is a stakes winning daughter of Redoute's Choice and Lafleur. She is an example of the Zabeel/Redoute's Choice cross that has been so successful for the stud.

colt : 14/10/16

Pins - Papilio (NZ)

 Papilio is a great example of a new generation emerging from an established family. A stakeswinning daughter of Redoute's choice and classic Zabeel mare Lafleur, Papilio has delivered her third foal, an impressive colt by Pins. We expect her to develop a new line from what has been one of the studs most productive families.She will be represented by an O'reilly colt in the Pencarrow Premier draft for 2017. Her first foal is a filly by Pierro which will race in the studs colours.

filly : 13/10/17

Tavistock - Papilio (NZ)

Papilio set a very high standard when she delivered her lovely filly by Tavistock. A stakeswinning daughter of Redoute's Choice and Lafleur. This mare is also a half sister to Group winner Amaryllis. She has a Pins colt in the Pencarrow yearling draft for 2018.

colt : 05/10/18

Tavistock (NZ) - Papilio (NZ)

 Stakes winning mare Papilio has delivered an impressive colt by outstanding sire Tavistock. This daughter of Redoute's choice is a half sister to Amaryllis. She is out of Lafleur, the winner of the Royal stakes and the Sir tristram fillies stakes, both group two events.

filly : 19/10/19

Almanzor (FR) - Papilio (NZ)

Stakes-winning mare Papilio has delivered a quality filly by Almanzor. This prolific family produces top fillies so it would be no surprise to see this filly excel in the future. Papilio has been served by US Navy Flag.

colt : 28/09/22

Astern (AUS) - Papilio (NZ)


filly : 30/10/23

Vadamos (FR) - Papilio (NZ)





Bay mareFoaled in 2007

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
RazyanaHis Majesty
1996Shantha's ChoiceCanny LadBletchingly
Dancing ShowNijinsky
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
Lady GiselleNureyev
1999Desert LilyGreen DesertDanzig

REDOUTE'S CHOICE (AUS) (1996). 5 wins-2 at 2, MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1. Champion Broodmare Sire in Aust. 3 times. Sire of 1552 rnrs, 1200 wnrs, 179 SW, inc. Miss Finland, etc. Sire of the dams of 2386 rnrs, 1567 wnrs, 26 Gr.1 wnrs, inc. SW Anamoe, Hitotsu, Ace High, Levendi, Artorius, Gypsy Goddess, In Italian, Profondo, Al Muthana, Bonham, Linebacker, Flit, Super Seth, Amphitrite, Arcadia Queen, Extra Brut, Regal Power, D'Argento, Kementari, The Mission, Trekking, Inference, etc.


1st dam

LAFLEUR, by Zabeel. Third top filly on The 2002-03 NZ 3YO Free H. 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m, NZ$191,975, ARC Royal S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Sir Tristram Fillies Classic, Gr.2, 2d ARC Queen Elizabeth H., Gr.2, 4th New Zealand Oaks, Gr.1, Counties Cup, Gr.2, ARC Lindauer Grandeur S., Gr.3, Manawatu Breeders' S., L. Sister to Zygadene (dam of WILDFLOWER), blood-sister to Zalika (dam of HUMIDOR), three-quarter-sister to Zasorceress. Dam of ten named foals, eight to race, six winners, inc:-

AMARYLLIS (f. by Red Ransom). 8 wins to 1300m, NZ$142,888, ARC Darley P., Gr.3, Blandford Lodge Yearling Draft H., Waikato RC Lodge City Rentals H., BOP RC Pollock & Sons Crane Hire H., 2d ARC Concorde H., Gr.2, Waikato RC Fairdale Stud Fully Fledged H., 4th ARC Newmarket H., L, CJC Canterbury Breeders' S., L. Dam of-

Floating Heart. 2 wins at 1400m, 2d Whangarei RC Polwarth Design H., 3d Whangarei RC Christmas at the Races H., Cookson Plumbing H.

Justice Light. 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m, Singapore TC Class 4 H.-twice, Kranji D S., 2d Singapore TC War Affair S., Titanium S., Class 4 H.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Benchmark 67 H., Class 4 H.

PAPILIO (f. by Redoute's Choice). 4 wins. See below.

Enough (g. by O'Reilly). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, ARC Azamour H., 2d ARC New Zealand Herald H., 3d ARC Mainstream Plumbing H., Waikato RC Foster Maintain H., Distinction Hamilton Hotel H., BOP RC Michael Stemmer Law H.

Bonito (g. by O'Reilly). Winner at 1650m, HKJC Tsim Sha Tsui H., 2d HKJC Cornwall H., Briar H.

Flourishing (f. by Makfi). 3 wins from 1600m to 2000m in NZ.

Poinsettia (f. by Pins). Winner at 1200m in NZ.

Dodgeball (g. by Vadamos). Placed at 3 in 2021-22 in Aust.

Cosmo Kirinji (c. by Johar). Placed in Japan.

Camellia (f. by Redoute's Choice). Unraced. Dam of-

Sasanqua. Winner at 1300m in NZ.


2nd dam

DESERT LILY, by Green Desert. Winner at 2 in Ireland. Sister to Desert Darling (dam of HEART OFTHE DESERT - HOSTWIN DONATELLO (MAC.)), half-sister to Reem Albaraari (dam of MORSHDI, ILITSHE). Dam of 9 named foals, 8 to race, all winners, inc:-

LAFLEUR (Zabeel). 3 wins. See above.

Zygadene. Winner at 1600m, 2d Taranaki RC Oaks Trial. Dam of-

WILDFLOWER (Keeper). 4 wins from 1500m to 1950m, NZ$227,175, Rotorua Challenge P., L, ARC Otakiri Reserve H., Manawatu RC Speight's Ale House H., 2d Waikato RC Herbie Dyke S., Gr.1, ARC Avondale Cup, Gr.2, Waikato RC BCD H., 3d Waikato RC Riverlsey Park H., BOP RC Ultimate Motor Group H., 4th ARC City of Auckland Cup, Gr.3, Manawatu Breeders S., Gr.3.

Star Jasmine. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Dam of-

Zasorceress (Zabeel). 2 wins at 1600m, 1800m, A$130,060, MVRC Schweppes Lemonade H., 2d VRC Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3, 3d ATC Adrian Knox S., Gr.3.


3rd dam

HABIBTI, by Habitat. Top of The 1983 European 3YO Classification (1000m-1200m). Top filly on The 1982 Irish 2YO Free H. 9 wins-3 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, £259,812, 420,000fr., Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1, Newmarket July Cup, Gr.1, Prix de l'Abbaye de Longchamp, Gr.1, Curragh Moyglare Stud S., Gr.2, Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.2, York William Hill Sprint Championship S., Gr.2, Lowther S., Gr.2, Lingfield Leisure S., L, 2d Prix de l'Abbaye de Longchamp, Gr.1, Haydock Sprint Cup, Gr.2, 3d York William Hill Sprint Championship S., Gr.1, The One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Ascot Diadem S., Gr.3, Newbury Fred Darling S., Gr.3. Three-quarter-sister to Loralane (dam of NURYANA), half-sister to KNESSET, Great Klaire (dam of ST. KLAIRE), Eight Carat (dam of OCTAGONAL, DIAMOND LOVER, KAAPSTAD, MARQUISE, MOUAWAD). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Hameeda. Winner at 1m, 3d Newmarket Poppy 2YO Fillies' S. Producer.

Desert Darling. Placed at 2 in GB. Dam of-

HEART OFTHE DESERT - HOSTWIN DONATELLO (Mac.) (Show a Heart). 8 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Aust. and Macau, Macau Guineas, L.

Zalika. 3 wins at 2000m, 2100m, Waikato RC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier. Dam of-

HUMIDOR (Teofilo). 9 wins from 1400m to 2000m, NZ$149,775, A$4,307,200, VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1, Makybe Diva S., Gr.1.

Marechal. Winner at 2, Levin RC Courtesy Ford 2YO H., 4th ARC Eclipse S., Gr.3. Dam of-

CYBER ATTACK (Shamexpress). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1150m, 1200m, NZ$116,249, A$3,875, Hawkes Bay El Roca Trophy, L, 2d ARC Mongolian Khan Trophy, Gr.3.

Diamond Darling. Unraced. Dam of-

Almost Crystal. Placed at 3, 2d ATC Hyland Race Colours H. Dam of-

IN THE BOAT (Nostradamus). 7 wins to 1300m, A$624,750, to 2021-22, MVRC Abell S., L, Sale TC Country Discovery H.

Reem Albaraari. Placed at 2, 3d Ascot Blue Seal 2YO S. Dam of-

MORSHDI (Slip Anchor). Champion 3YO in Germany & Italy in 2001 (Long). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1650m to 2400m, £146,630, 765,000,013L., 1,000,000Dm., 90,000Dhs in GB, Italy, Germany and U.A.E, Grosser Preis von Baden, Gr.1, Derby Italiano, Gr.1, Abu Dhabi Championship S., L, 2d Irish Derby, Gr.1, 3d Newmarket S., L.

ILITSHE (Fastnet Rock). 6 wins from 1800m to 2850m, R574,250, Turffontein Caradoc Gold Cup, Gr.3, Derby Trial, L.

Kundooz (Sabrehill). Winner at 2, Doncaster Carling Lager 2YO S., 2d Abu Dhabi National Day Cup, L.

Sublissime. Placed at 3, 3d Saint-Cloud Prix Fiammetta. Dam of-

MONEGAL (Lope de Vega). 10 wins from 1200m to 1900m, A$686,895, to 2021-22, ATC Epona S., Gr.3.


Race Record:

4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S., L, Hawkes Bay Billy's Bar Hastings H., 2d Matamata RC Richardson Racing Stables H.


Produce Record: Dam of five foals, four to race, two winners.

2014 f. Palamedes, by Pierro. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, 2d Waikato RC Lodge Rentals H.

2015 g. Irish Butterfly, by O'Reilly. 4 wins from 1200m to 1800m, A$218,385, MRC Thoroughbred Club H., Murray Bridge RC Gipsie Jack Wines H., 2d MRC Thoroughbred Club H., Big Screen Company H., Ladbrokes Switch H., Ballarat TC Suez McKellar Mile, 3d VRC Gary Fennessy H., MRC Ladbrokes Blended Bets H.

2016 c. by Pins. Destroyed.

2017 f. Palacetopian, by Tavistock. Raced twice.

2018 g. Phoenix Fireball, by Tavistock. Raced once.

2019 f. La Mezquita, by Almanzor. Unraced.


Missed in 2021; slipped in 2020.

Served by Astern.