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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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    Nawab

    Doubtful IDs from Nepal

    Thank you for further clarification, sir. Would this one be Burara anadi?



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    Psyche

    ID need scrutiny...

    Jamides caeruleus caeruleus.
    Male HE medium blue, deeper on the FW with a slightly thicker black border.
    Underise darker , the bands often

    Psyche Today, 07:11 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

    ID need scrutiny...

    Jamides elpis pseudelpis. Male.

    There is much confusion with the two species because of individual variations.
    In India DSF forms

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    Ngangom Aomoa

    Id request for lineblues

    Thanks a lot!!

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    Psyche

    Doubtful IDs from Nepal

    Most if not all of related Spindasis can have the bands edged in black or red.
    There are said to be very few specimens of S. elwesi, so the one

    Psyche Today, 07:39 AM Go to last post
    Nawab

    Doubtful IDs from Nepal

    Thank you, sir. Evans, 1932 says broader black bands, the bands aren't very black. The submarginal spots and the converged postdiscal bands are indeed

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