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butterfly

Aporia agathon

Description:

Garhwal Great Glack Vein butterfly This large swarms of butterflies were found to be feeding on the ice melt water.

Habitat:

I saw these butterflies near Lilam village, along the path from Munsiari to Milam (glacier region).

Notes:

maradithayamb provided the names for this species

1 Species ID Suggestions

great blackvein
Aporia agathon Aporia agathon - Wikipedia


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3 Comments

maradithayamb
maradithayamb 3 months ago

Thank you sghosh91
:-)
Sorry for the spelling error that I made in my last comment
It's Garhwal not garwal I apologize for my mistake....

maradithayamb
maradithayamb 3 months ago

Oh yes, ashimgogoi.ag
It's garwal great black vein
https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/910...

ashimgogoi.ag
ashimgogoi.ag 3 months ago

They may be Garhwal Great Blackvein, Aporia agathon.

sghosh91
Spotted by
sghosh91

Jimighat, Uttarakhand, India

Spotted on May 12, 2018
Submitted on Jul 20, 2021

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