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    In his third book on Indian butterflies, Bombay Natural History Society Deputy Director Isaac Kehimkar describes 1,025 species and subspecies butterflies that occur in the Indian subcontinent. His two earlier books, Common Butterflies of India and The Book of Indian Butterflies (2008) had been well received, and this third book takes it to another level, covering a much larger number of species than previously featured.

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    Psyche

    Skippers for ID

    1. Pelopidas probably P. mathias female.

    The female of the two are nearly identical above.

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    Psyche Today, 12:06 AM Go to last post
    Blue Nawab

    Skippers for ID

    Dear Dr Seow, please help with the ID based on open wings of the skippers for members, thanks so much!
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    Blue Nawab Yesterday, 09:17 PM Go to last post
    Cruiser

    ID Needed for Arhopala Spp

    Thank you Dr. Seow for the ID suggestion.

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    Psyche

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    Post 48.

    Most likely Tarucus venosus.

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    Psyche 25-Oct-2020, 08:35 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

    ID Needed for Arhopala Spp

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    Nawab

    Doubtful IDs from Nepal

    Which Tarucus? I think T. nara but has some anomalities.

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