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Butterfly-234 : Red Pierrot Butterfly : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari (Talicada nyceus)

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Red Pierrot

A small 16-18 mm
( closed-wing )
Butterfly ...

Recent studies have
indicated that
this beauty is
expanding its
range to
Himalayan foot-hills ...
... precisely where
it was captured ...

... probably due
to changes in habitat
in these areas ...

Rishikesh
Uttarakhand Himalayas
Location
Rishikesh, Uttarakhand Himalayas, India
Date taken
28.08.2015
Scientific name
Talicada nyceus
excellent video of this beautiful butterfly nectaring, Renu and Alok, the colours and patterns are really wonderful, love it, many tfs!!
 

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