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Lemon Pansy

Precis lemonias

Description:

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.

Habitat:

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
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2 Comments

SuranjanMithra
SuranjanMithra 10 years ago

Thanks moralcoral & Alice

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 10 years ago

Nice!

SuranjanMithra
Spotted by
SuranjanMithra

Karnataka, India

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

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