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Cirrochroa thais


Found in our university premisses,trapped inside a hall when me and bhagya found him..


An uncommon butterfly found in lowlands to mid hills in all the year round. The male settles on the wet patches to absorb minerals and Ormiston has an interesting observation on this butterfly of thousands of males mud puddling on the first five miles of Wellawaya - Koslanda road in November. Larva feeds on Makulu plant of family Flacourtiaceae (Hydnocarpus venenata)

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Sew 7 years ago

Thanks cha :D

Chamalka Dulmini
Chamalka Dulmini 7 years ago

sooo beautiful!!!!

Sew 7 years ago

Thanx Nuwan, Sachindra & Lucky :D

Sew 7 years ago

^_^ thnx sau

WoW nice one sew !!!!!!!!!!(Y)

Sew 7 years ago

thanx Bhagi...ya me too dear....

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 7 years ago

wow Sew great nicely captured him ..... im so happy we rescued him ......

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Kandy CP, Sri Lanka

Spotted on Nov 27, 2013
Submitted on Nov 27, 2013

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