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White Four Ring

Ypthima ceylonica


Grey-ish brown and white medium size butterfly with a large yellow/orange ring on the forewing(underside) with black center and two small blue dots in the middle. Hindwing(underside) have four rings with same color-pattern with exeption for the lowest which has a pattern looking like the number 8. Overside of the forewings and hindwings are darker brown while hindwings have a large oval white area to the rear. Wingspan is around 40 mm.


Urban settlement, close to small patches of jungle.

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දකුණු පළාත, Sri Lanka

Spotted on Mar 23, 2020
Submitted on Apr 25, 2020

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