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Plain tiger cat

Danaus chrysippus


Danaus chrysippus, also known as the plain tiger or African monarch, is a medium-sized, butterfly widespread in Asia and Africa. It belongs to the Danainae (milkweed butterflies) subfamily of the brush-footed butterfly family, Nymphalidae. Its colouration is mimicked by multiple species.

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Kerala, India

Spotted on Jun 30, 2017
Submitted on Jul 1, 2017

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