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Lemon Pansy

Precis lemonias


It is brown with numerous eye-spots as well as black and lemon-yellow spots and lines on the upperside of the wings. The underside is a dull brown, with a number of wavy lines and spots in varying shades of brown and black. There is also an eyespot on the lower side of the forewing.


Junonia lemonias, also known as the Lemon Pansy, is a common nymphalid butterfly found in South Asia. It is found in gardens, fallow land, and open wooded areas.

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Lemon Pansy
Precis lemonias

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SuranjanMithra 10 years ago

Thanks moralcoral & Alice

alicelongmartin 10 years ago


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Karnataka, India

Spotted on Oct 19, 2011
Submitted on Nov 8, 2011

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