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Great Eggfly Butterfly

Hypolimnas bolina


Gorgeously coloured.


Office garden. On potted plant, glass window and then, upside down on a hedge (last shot).Urban area.


The species has a high degree of sexual dimorphism. The female is mimetic with multiple morphs.This one is male. Parental care and interesting dietary preferences...quite a species this one!

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Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Lat: 22.57, Long: 88.36

Spotted on Dec 13, 2018
Submitted on Dec 13, 2018

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