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Andaman Cruiser

Vindula erota pallida

Description:

The Andaman Cruiser,also known as the Pale Cruiser is a Andaman Islands endemic species. As compared to the Vidula erota found in the main land, this sub species is much more paler in color. Hence the sub species "pallida." With a wing span around 72-110 mm.

Habitat:

Cruiser is normally seen along the semi evergreen & evergreen forests as it prefers moist environment. The Cruiser can be seen in abundance just after monsoon.

Notes:

Ref : Book Of Indian Butterflies - Issac Kehimkar

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1 Comment

Darvesh
Darvesh 8 years ago

beautiful colors !

Milind Pandit
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Milind Pandit

Spotted on Jul 23, 2012
Submitted on Jul 23, 2012

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