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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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    Peacock Royal

    Butterfly Sightings in Hong Kong 2016

    Thanks Dr Seow

    78. Looks like the Parnara guttata


    79 : Dichorragia nesimachus (The Constable)

    Peacock Royal Yesterday, 10:02 PM Go to last post
    Tai LA

    ID help please

    Thank you, Dr Seow!

    Tai LA 28-Apr-2017, 08:48 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

    ID help please

    Both are Jamides celeno.

    A useful feature of practically all Jamides here is that the white lines form a sharp spike near the lower margin

    Psyche 28-Apr-2017, 08:20 PM Go to last post
    Tai LA

    ID help please

    Taken at Taman Botani Negara, Shah Alam, yesterday. Are these Jamides celena?



    Tai LA 28-Apr-2017, 07:19 PM Go to last post
    Banded Yeoman

    Rapala dieneces?

    Thanks Aaron and Dr Seow for the clarification! Glad to have a more-or-less benchmark record that I can compare future sightings to.

    Banded Yeoman 27-Apr-2017, 08:37 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

    Rapala dieneces?

    Agreed this is R. dieneces female, but is quite typical.

    The two can be quite confusing.
    As you can see R. dieneces can also be

    Psyche 27-Apr-2017, 08:08 PM Go to last post
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