Butterflies on Ashoka Flowers

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Lemon Pansy

This dull brown butterfly with dark brown and lemon yellow markings has multiple eye spots on its wings. The wings have wavy edges lined with dark brown wavy lines. The central part of eye spots is dark bluish-black and light bluish circular area surrounded by orange-yellow ring which in turn is encircled with dark brown ring. The under side of the wings is dull colored with many wavy lines. When weather is just warm with shining sun, this butterfly opens its wings and basks savouring nectar from flowers. Of more than fifteen types of butterflies I observed Lemon Pansy and … Continue reading Lemon Pansy