French Duke


  • Common Name : French Duke
  • Scientific Name : Euthalia franciae (Gray)
  • Family : NYMPHALIDAE
  • Wingspan : 75-90mm
  • Colour : Could be mistaken for one of the sergeants but it is greenish on UP with broad discal band on both wings. UN shining, pale greeninsh blue.
  • Habit : Prefers heavy forest regions between 1370 to 1950m. Seen on the wing from March to September.
  • Larval Host Plants : Data deficient.
  • Location : Himalayan West Bengal