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Red Pierrot Butterfly

Talicada nyseus

Description:

The Red Pierrot (Talicada nyseus) is a small but striking butterfly found in South Asia and South-East Asia belonging to the Lycaenids or Blues family. Red Pierrots, flying weakly around and perching on the Kalanchoe plant, are usually noticed by excited children in gardens due to their beautiful striking patterns and colours



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AnilKumar
Spotted by
AnilKumar

Kerala, India

Lat: 9.67, Long: 76.35

Spotted on Jan 30, 2013
Submitted on Feb 2, 2013

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