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Redspot Duke

Dophla evelina

Description:

Rather uncommon butterfly found in low country dry zone, often close to streams and rivers. According to the Woodhouse it is fairy common from January to March (Woodhouse L.G.O. The Butterfly fauna of Ceylon 1950)

Habitat:

Kubumbigala Monastery


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27 Comments (1–25)

StaceySullivan
StaceySullivan 5 years ago

how beautiful (o:

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 5 years ago

Thank you Daniele!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 5 years ago

What a beauty Nuwan!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 5 years ago

Thank you sintija !

Sintija Valucka
Sintija Valucka 5 years ago

wonderful colours!!! :))

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 5 years ago

Thanks Bhagya, Mark !!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 5 years ago

Stunning butterfly Nuwan.

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 5 years ago

wow!!! really beautiful ......

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 5 years ago

Thanks namitha!

namitha
namitha 5 years ago

Lovely spotting

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 5 years ago

Thanks Viv, Jemma!

Hema
Hema 5 years ago

It reminds me of this spotting,
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/184...

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 5 years ago

WOW!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 5 years ago

Thank you friends!

JillBlack
JillBlack 5 years ago

Beautiful spotting

RiekoS
RiekoS 5 years ago

So pretty.

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 5 years ago

Absolutely beautifu ! Thanks Nuwan.

dotun55
dotun55 5 years ago

Evelina is a lovely name for this cool nymphalidae

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 5 years ago

Breathtaking!

So nice Nuwan!

ShannaB
ShannaB 5 years ago

Gorgeous!

ToshimiDowaki
ToshimiDowaki 5 years ago

Beautiful!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 5 years ago

Thank you Faredin and Reza!

Gem !

FaredinAliyevski
FaredinAliyevski 5 years ago

That's something you don't get to see easily, looks amazing...lucky you!

Eastern Province, Sri Lanka

Lat: 6.80, Long: 81.75

Spotted on Aug 20, 2013
Submitted on Aug 23, 2013

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