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Himalayan Sergeant

Athyma opalina (Kollar)

Habitat:

Rock and sandy stretch formed by a recent land slide by the side of a river.

Notes:

The day happened to be dull and cold hence this sergeant was sitting on this warm rock to bask itself.

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2 Comments

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 5 years ago

Thanks Jellis for the leads. This one goes with neither of them, however. There are gross differences.

Jellis
Jellis 5 years ago

slight variation but this is the only one I can find. Darjeeling Sergeant Emperor Mimathyma chevana http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/#!/sp/9...

Then there is the Sailor species. Common Sailer (Neptis hylas)
http://www.learnaboutbutterflies.com/Ind...

DrNamgyalTSherpa
Spotted by
DrNamgyalTSherpa

Sikkim, India

Spotted on Dec 2, 2016
Submitted on Dec 2, 2016

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