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Indian Tortoiseshell

Aglais kaschmirensis

Description:

colourful butterfly with a wingspan of 52–63 mm

Habitat:

montane forest, 2000m

Notes:

My first spotting from Nepal. I saw this in Shivapuri Nagarjon National Park near Kathmandu. Being the end of November, there wasn't many butterflies around at this altitude but this species was somewhat common.

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मध्यमाञ्चल विकास क्षेत्र, Nepal

Lat: 27.81, Long: 85.39

Spotted on Nov 25, 2016
Submitted on May 14, 2017

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