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Plain Tiger

Danaus chrysippus

Description:

The Plain Tiger is a medium-sized butterfly with a wingspan of about 7–8 cm. The body is black with many white spots. The wings are tawny the upper side being brighter and richer than the underside. The apical half of the fore wing is black with a white band. The hind wing has 3 black spots around the center. The hind wing has a thin border of black enclosing a series of semicircular white spots.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Danaus_chrysippus)

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9 Comments

RiekoS
RiekoS 8 years ago

Very beautiful.

Greenphoenix
Greenphoenix 8 years ago

nice!

HemantKumar
HemantKumar 8 years ago

thank you all...:)

Sumukha Javagal
Sumukha Javagal 8 years ago

Beautiful spotting..!

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 8 years ago

Brilliant. Nuff said.

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 8 years ago

Stunning series Hemant!

TKBotting
TKBotting 8 years ago

Fantastic in-flight shots -- Nice!

Liam
Liam 8 years ago

Great series, Hemant!! It's difficult to shoot them in-flight!

OnengDyah
OnengDyah 8 years ago

Wouw...nice pic...

HemantKumar
Spotted by
HemantKumar

Andhra Pradesh, India

Spotted on Aug 16, 2012
Submitted on Aug 16, 2012

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