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Danaus chrysippus


As usual for diurnal butterflies, this species rests with its wings closed. When basking it sits close to the ground and spreads its wings with its back to the sun so that the wings are fully exposed to the sun's rays.

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Atul 10 years ago
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Acraea terpsicore

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Karnataka, India

Spotted on Jun 11, 2009
Submitted on Nov 9, 2011

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