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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

    South Vietnam

    You are quite right ,it is Iambrix salsala.
    The right FW has just a single spot.

    I have gone thru a nos of I. salsala images &

    Psyche Today, 07:18 PM Go to last post
    DJHiker

    South Vietnam

    Dear Dr. Seow,
    After studying your IDís I have one question, because I was wondering what makes you confident that Obs. 7 shows Astictopterus jama?

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    DJHiker

    South Vietnam

    Dear Dr. Seow,

    thanks a lot for your comprehensive reply. Your explanations are really quite helpful.
    Kind regards,
    David

    DJHiker Yesterday, 03:26 AM Go to last post
    Psyche

    South Vietnam

    11. This is extremely difficult.
    I think it is just H. epicles.
    H. indicus is mostly dark above & used to be considered a ssp of epicles.

    Psyche 19-Mar-2019, 10:40 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

    South Vietnam

    5. Arhopala lurida.
    Markings are as for A lurida/atosia.
    Markings are more contrastedin lurida & HW spot 4 & 5 are well in line.

    Psyche 19-Mar-2019, 08:49 PM Go to last post
    DaveChiangMai

    Potanthus lydia? from west Thailand

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    DaveChiangMai 19-Mar-2019, 08:21 PM Go to last post
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