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Indian Red Admiral Butterfly

Vanessa indica

Description:

Its has gray wings, the borders of which have broad triangles of black with white and orange patches. Hind wings have tiny columnar patterns in orange with black dots and a white wavy margin.

Habitat:

Cardamom estate in Munnar, Kerala, India. It settled on the cemented pathway and rested barely long enough for me to take two snaps.


1 species ID suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 4 months ago
Indian Red Admiral
Vanessa indica

1 Comment

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta 4 months ago

Thank you, bayucca. Happy New Year.

Kerala, India

Lat: 10.09, Long: 77.06

Spotted on Dec 20, 2016
Submitted on Jan 5, 2017

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