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    In the 7th instalment of the series Butterflies' Favourite Nectaring plants, we feature an invasive weed that has become quite common in the wastelands and even cultivated gardens in Singapore. It is interesting to note that two or three decades ago, this plant (usually split into two different species) was largely unknown in Singapore. However, in recent years, it has somehow become quite widespread across the island.

    Read the full article @ http://butterflycircle.blogspot.sg/2...-plants-7.html
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    ButterflyWitch

    Id need confirmation

    Thank u so very much for the valuable guidance & suggestions, sir.....this will definitely help in my future expeditions...

    ButterflyWitch 07-Jul-2020, 10:37 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

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    9. Phaedyma columella ?martabana

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    Psyche 07-Jul-2020, 10:16 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

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    7. Neptis nata.
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    Psyche 07-Jul-2020, 09:56 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

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    6. Telicota bambusae.


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    Psyche 07-Jul-2020, 07:06 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

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    Psyche 07-Jul-2020, 06:22 PM Go to last post
    Saffron

    Posts from Meghalaya for ID

    Dear Dr. Seow, a few butterflies from Meghalaya for identification and suggestions.

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    Saffron 07-Jul-2020, 06:14 PM Go to last post
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