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    ButterflyCircle is an on-line community of passionate butterfly enthusiasts who share a common interest in Nature's flying jewels. It was started by a small handful of Nature lovers who have been observing butterflies since their childhood days.

    The group soon gathered many photographers and researchers who share the common interest of observing and photographing butterflies in their natural environment as well as conserving these beautiful creatures.

    Our active members hail mainly from Singapore and Malaysia, the <a href="www.butterflycircle.com">ButterflyCircle Forums</a> has members from throughout the world. All sharing a common interest in butterflies through photography, studying and observing them in the field.

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    To create an appreciation of butterflies in their natural environment through photography, field observations and environmentally-friendly means.
    To study the life history and habitats of butterflies so as to build up biodiversity checklists and database of host plants and other information to aid in conservation strategies to preserve as many species as possible for future generations to enjoy.
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    Psyche

    ID help with Caerulean, please!

    A single pic taken by Federick years ago suggest strongly that J. pura is extant in Singapore.

    This female have FW submarginal spots lunulate,

    Psyche Yesterday, 08:06 AM Go to last post
    Psyche

    ID Review

    4 is more likely to be Jamides pura pura.

    There are examples of J. pura in which the FW submarginal spot 2 have straight margins.

    Psyche Yesterday, 07:49 AM Go to last post
    Psyche

    Rapala for ID

    Rapala varuna.

    There is a strong suggestion of R. melida here.

    In blowing up the pix, the HW band can be seen to be double-white

    Psyche Yesterday, 07:11 AM Go to last post
    Saffron

    ID Review

    Thank you so much for the ids sir.

    Saffron 11-Jun-2021, 10:01 PM Go to last post
    Saffron

    Rapala for ID

    Good evening Dr. Seow sir.

    I have photographed this Rapala with my point and shoot camera long long back in Assam.

    While

    Saffron 11-Jun-2021, 09:59 PM Go to last post
    Psyche

    ID Review of Euploea

    Post 5.

    It should correct as E. midamus.
    The spots on the FW are reduced in number.
    Only two submarginal spots visible, but

    Psyche 11-Jun-2021, 09:27 PM Go to last post
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