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Butterfly-235 : Common Mormon Butterfly : mud puddling : Amazing Wildlife of India by Renu Tewari and Alok Tewari (Papilio polytes)

A large, beautiful
swallowtail butterfly ...
called
Common Mormon Butterfly

... here
some males are seen
engaged in
mud-puddling
activity ...

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Rajaji National Park
Chilla Division
Himalayan Foothills
Haridwar
India
Habitat
Forest edge
Location
Rajaji National Park, Chilla Division, Haridwar, Uttarakhand, India
Date taken
29.08.2013
Scientific name
Papilio polytes
excellent video of these busy butterflies, Renu and Alok, they're really beautiful, top marks, many tfs!!
 
Supporter
Terrific close-up footage of these striking butterflies getting their mineral fix for the day. Outstanding Renu & Alok! TFS!
 

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Butterflies & Moths
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