Saturday, November 12, 2011

Common Palmfly (Elymnias hypermnestra fraternal)


A common butterfly of low country up to about elevation of 1500ft. Much common in areas where coconut cultivations are abundant since its larva feeds on varies plants of family Arecaceae (Palmae) including coconut. Female common palmfly (shown in above picture) is very different from males and it mimic Plain tiger

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