Scientific Name : Euploea core (Cramer)
Family : NYMPHALIDAE
Wingspan : 85 - 95 mm
Colour : A brown butterfly with a complete row of marginal and sub-marginal white spots.
Habit : A very common butterfly, particularly in the plains. Found in almost all types of terrain. They generally fly during early mornings. It has an extraordinary sailing flight which is mooth and effortless.
Larval Host Plants : Ficus religiosa, Ficus benghalensis, Nerium odorum, Ficus racemosa, Hemidesmus indicusetc.
Location : Throughout West Bengal