Monday, June 4, 2012

Lemon Pansy Butterfly

Here are some shots of a Lemon Pansy Butterfly (Junonia lemonias), that I took when it was sitting on a Bolsom leaf.

Lemon Pansy Butterfly



Lemon Pansy Butterfly

Lemon Pansy Butterfly

Lemon Pansy Butterfly

Lemon Pansy Butterfly

Family : Numphalidae
Scientific name : Junonia Lemonias

Its four main eye - spots on the wings make it more attractive. The outer color of these spots is orange, middle layer black and  the innermost blue - white. The total span of butterfly is about 5 - 6 centimeters.
Photos from Cheruvally, Kerala.

19 comments:

  1. Simply splendid!

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  2. Such lovely butterflies! Well captured.:)

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  3. that is beautiful! wonderful shots to show its detail!

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  5. Beautiful shots! The detail is amazing!

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  6. woww... brilliant shots.. they are soo soothing to the eye! Great detail. :)

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  7. Motyl jest bardzo ładny i dość duży. Ma ponadto świetne zdjęcia. Pozdrawiam.
    The butterfly is very nice and quite large. Also has a great picture. Yours.

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  8. You've got all the details. Superb shots, Abhinav.

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  9. loved 3rd nd 4th shots d most.

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  10. your blog is so neat---love the way you document creatures and flowers...:)

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  11. Glorious butterfly, you are a genius.

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  12. It is very nice & beautiful, i like it. nice pic.

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  13. Well captured shots. Nice work done.

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