A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Indian Fritillary, female

Argynnis hyperbius

Description:

male is very common. japanese name means Black tipped leopard. shoulder to the wing-tip: 38-45mm. ドクチョウ亜科 Heliconiinae. ヒョウモンチョウ族 Argynnini. japanese name: ツマグロヒョウモン.

Habitat:

food plant: violets. I usually find them on top of a mountain.


Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

6 Comments

Stanislav Greš
Stanislav Greš 5 years ago

very nice picture

rams4d
rams4d 5 years ago

Nice picture

pamsai
pamsai 5 years ago

gorgeous butterfly, gorgeous photo!

The MnMs
The MnMs 5 years ago

Poor little thing..I hope she could live her entire cycle, in spite of the weather

HarumKoh
HarumKoh 5 years ago

thank you CindyBinghamKeiser! in fact I feel sad when I see this photo. it was a November butterfly, windy day, wind blow the butterfly and the butterfly turned and opened wings to sun and next wind and turned and opened ... seemed to get warm.

Gorgeous butterfly! Nice shot, HarumKoh.

HarumKoh
Spotted by
HarumKoh

神戸市 (Kobe), 近畿 (Kinki Region), Japan

Lat: 34.65, Long: 135.12

Spotted on Nov 3, 2012
Submitted on Aug 13, 2013

Related Spottings

Argynnis paphia Cardinal Argynnis niobe Cardinal

Nearby Spottings

Winter Sweet Japanese apricot Japanese apricot Japanese apricot

Reference