Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Red pierrot butterfly

Talicada nyseus

Description:

Red pierrot butterfly(Talicada nyseus) with yellow colors giving a colorful feel to the image. The red Pierrot is a weak flier, and flutters about close to the ground. It flies in short bursts and settles often but not for very long. It basks with its wings half open, but prefers shade to sun, and jungle or undergrowth to open areas.



No species ID suggestions

Karnataka, India

Lat: 13.91, Long: 75.07

Spotted on May 1, 2015
Submitted on May 6, 2015

Reference

Related spottings

Red Pierrot Red Pierrot The Red Pierrot Red Pierrot

Nearby spottings

Unknown spotting Asian Gray weevil Spider Comb-footed Spider