Saturday, October 25, 2014

Family Nymphalidae

Yellow Pansy (Junonia hierta) Male
Yellow Pansy (Junonia hiertaFemale
Yellow Pansy (Junonia hiertaFemale Laying Eggs
Host Plant is Barleria mysorensis
Commander (Moduza procris)

Commander (Moduza procris)
Commander (Moduza procris)



Common Bushbrown (Mycalesis perseus)


Common Bushbrown (Mycalesis perseus)

Common evening brown(Melanitis leda)

Common Leopard Phalanta phalantha

Common Leopard Phalanta phalantha
Great Eggfly (Hypolimnas bolina)

Common Sailer (Neptis hylas)


Common Bushbrown (Mycalesis perseus)

Grey Pansy (Junonia atlites)


Nigger (Orsotriaena medus)

Nigger (Orsotriaena medus)
Chocolate Pansy or Chocolate Soldier (Junonia iphita)

Chocolate Pansy or Chocolate Soldier (Junonia iphita)

Peacock Pansy (Junonia almana)

Peacock Pansy (Junonia almana)
Peacock Pansy (Junonia almana)


Thursday, October 9, 2014

Family Papilionidae

Lime Butterfly - Papilio demoleus
Common mime
Common Nawab
Add caption
Common Rose

Family Hesperiidae


Suffused Snow Flat (Tagiades gana)


Coon (Psolos fuligo)
Water Snow Flat - Tagiades litigiosa
Indian Grizzled Skipper - Spialia galba
Indian Palm Bob (Suastus gremius)

Grass Demon, Udaspes folus

Indian Grizzled Skipper - Spialia galba

Moore's Ace - Halpe porus

Pygmy Scrub-hopper - Aeromachus pygmaeus

Pygmy Scrub-hopper - Aeromachus pygmaeus

Pygmy Scrub-hopper - Aeromachus pygmaeus

Taractrocera maevius - Oriental Grass Dart
 Water Snow Flat - Tagiades litigiosa

Chestnut Bob, Iambrix salsala

Bush Hopper, Ampittia dioscorides

Chestnut Bob, Iambrix salsala

Grass Demon, Udaspes folus

Grass Demon, Udaspes folus

Blank Swift, Caltoris kumara
Straight SwiftParnara naso

Water Snow Flat - Tagiades litigiosa

Common Small Flat

Family - Lycaenidae

Tailless Lineblue (Prosotas dubiosa)


Pea Blue (Lampides boeticus)

Banded Blue pierrot
Lime Blue (Chilades lajus)


Eastern Grass Jewel (Chilades putli)

Dingy Line blue

Gram Blue (Euchrysops cnejus)

Centaur Oakblue or Dull Oakblue (Arhopala centaurus)


Centaur Oakblue or Dull Oakblue (Arhopala centaurus)
Laying Eggs

State flash butterfly(Rapala manea)

Monkey Puzzle, Rathinda amor



Dark Grass Blue - Zizeeria knysna
Common Cerulean (Jamides celeno)

forget-me-not(Catochrysops strabo)

Monkey Puzzle, Rathinda amor

Monkey Puzzle, Rathinda amor

Open Wings

Plains Cupid (Chilades pandava)

Pointed Ciliate Blue - Anthene lycaenina

Pointed Ciliate Blue - Anthene lycaenina
Open Wings
Common Pierrot (Castalius rosimon)

Common Pierrot (Castalius rosimon)

Common Pierrot (Castalius rosimon)
Lesser Grass BlueZizina otis

Lesser Grass BlueZizina otis
Common Pierrot (Castalius rosimon)

Openwing

Common Pierrots (Castalius rosimon)

Common Pierrot (Castalius rosimon)

Red Pierrot (Talicada nyseus)

Long Banded Silverline (Spindasis lohita)

Apefly (Spalgis epius)

Pale Grass Blue