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Butterflies of Sri Lanka

Butterflies of Sri Lanka

There are about 244 speices of butterflies in Sri Lanka. They are grouped under the following families. Papilionidae(15), Pieridae(28), Lycaenidae(84), Nymphalidae(68), Hesperiidae(48), Riodinidae(1). Sign in to join mission

Butterflies of Sri Lanka
Created by

IndikaJayatissa

Website 24 participants 1,287 spottings

This mission is to collect all the butterfly spottings in Sri Lanka.

Butterflies of Sri Lanka

Lat: 6.93 Long: 79.86

Recent Spottings

Peacock Royal (Male) Rithmini Weerakkody 3 0 Peacock Royal (Male)
Common Tiger Rithmini Weerakkody 1 0 Common Tiger
Dark Grass Blue Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 Dark Grass Blue
Common Tiger Rithmini Dinhara 4 0 Common Tiger
Common Jezebel Rithmini Dinhara 3 0 Common Jezebel
Common Cerulean Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 Common Cerulean
Glassy Tiger Rithmini Dinhara 4 0 Glassy Tiger
Indian Cupid Sahana Vajirasena 3 0 Indian Cupid
Spotless Grass Yellow Sahana Vajirasena 2 0 Spotless Grass Yellow
Bush Hopper (Female) Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 Bush Hopper (Female)
Crimson Rose Rithmini Dinhara 2 0 Crimson Rose
Redspot (Female) Rithmini Dinhara 2 0 Redspot (Female)
Sri Lankan Pied Flat Sahana Vajirasena 3 0 Sri Lankan Pied Flat
Baron Sahana Vajirasena 7 4 Baron
Tawny Rajah Sahana Vajirasena 4 0 Tawny Rajah
Tiny Grass Blue Sahana Vajirasena 1 0 Tiny Grass Blue
Banded Blue Pierrot Sahana Vajirasena 2 0 Banded Blue Pierrot
Jezebel Sahana Vajirasena 2 0 Jezebel
Tiny Grass Blue (Male) Rithmini Dinhara 2 4 Tiny Grass Blue (Male)
Lesser Grass Blue Rithmini Dinhara 2 0 Lesser Grass Blue
Dark Grass Blue (Female) Rithmini Dinhara 2 0 Dark Grass Blue (Female)
Plains Cupid (Male) Rithmini Dinhara 2 0 Plains Cupid (Male)
Common Grass Dart Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 Common Grass Dart
Dark Grass Blue (Male) Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 Dark Grass Blue (Male)
Dark Cerulean (Female) Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 Dark Cerulean (Female)
Zebra Blue (Female) Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 Zebra Blue (Female)
Blue Tiger Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 Blue Tiger
White Four-ring Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 White Four-ring
Dark Wanderer Sahana Vajirasena 1 0 Dark Wanderer
Ceylon Dark Six Line Blue Sahana Vajirasena 1 4 Ceylon Dark Six Line Blue
Common Acacia Blue Sahana Vajirasena 2 0 Common Acacia Blue
Tinsel Sahana Vajirasena 3 0 Tinsel
Lime Butterfly Rithmini Dinhara 5 2 Lime Butterfly
RedSpot Sahana Vajirasena 1 0 RedSpot
Blue Mormon Sahana Vajirasena 3 0 Blue Mormon
Pea Blue Sahana Vajirasena 2 1 Pea Blue
Plain Tiger Sahana Vajirasena 3 8 Plain Tiger
Tailed Jay Sahana Vajirasena 2 0 Tailed Jay
Dark Wanderer Sahana Vajirasena 4 0 Dark Wanderer
Sri Lanka Frogmouth thewndrr 5 4 Sri Lanka Frogmouth
Common Snow Flat Sahana Vajirasena 3 0 Common Snow Flat
Tailed Jay Rithmini Dinhara 2 0 Tailed Jay
Plains Cupid (Female) Rithmini Dinhara 2 0 Plains Cupid (Female)
Metallic Cerulean Sahana Vajirasena 1 0 Metallic Cerulean
Tiny Grass Blue (Female) Rithmini Dinhara 5 0 Tiny Grass Blue (Female)
Small Salmon Arab Sahana Vajirasena 2 0 Small Salmon Arab
Dark Grass Blue (Male) Rithmini Dinhara 1 0 Dark Grass Blue (Male)
Common Tiger Sahana Vajirasena 2 2 Common Tiger
Common Red Eye Sahana Vajirasena 2 2 Common Red Eye
Tawny Coster Rithmini Dinhara 2 0 Tawny Coster

Recently joined

Sahana Vajirasena Rithmini Weerakkody Saturniidae27 Nature_Observer
Ornithoptera80 i_munasinghe Hasitha Sandaruvan Soon Chye
ruwangikagunawardana Sew Chathura Udayanga Danula Jayasinghe
Lakkana Chamalka Dulmini Dilan Chathuranga Bhagya Herath
induruh Saumya Wanniarachchi SachindraUmesh NuwanChathuranga
Kalee Vidanapathirana IndikaJayatissa thewndrr AshanThudugala
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