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Blue Pansy

Junonia orithya

Description:

Junonia orithya is a nymphalid butterfly with many subspecies occurring from Africa, through southern and south-eastern Asia, and in Australia. In India its common English name is the Blue Pansy, but in southern Africa it is known as the Eyed Pansy as the name Blue Pansy refers to Junonia oenone. In Australia this butterfly is known as the Blue Argus.



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8 Comments

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 5 years ago

Thanks Rick Lampman !!

RickLampman
RickLampman 5 years ago

AWESOME !!!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 6 years ago

Thank you Micolo,

Micolo
Micolo 6 years ago

Fantastic colour and great photography

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 6 years ago

Thanks Satyen ,,

Wild Things
Wild Things 6 years ago

Lovely one Sachin!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 6 years ago

Thanks Jopy,,

Jopy
Jopy 6 years ago

beautiful butterfly!

Sachin Zaveri
Spotted by
Sachin Zaveri

Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Lat: 23.00, Long: 72.60

Spotted on May 18, 2013
Submitted on May 22, 2013

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