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Common Name : Leopard Lacewing


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Scientific Name : Cethosia cyane (Dr.)
Family : NYMPHALIDAE
Wingspan : 85 - 95 mm
Colour : Male upperside is orange with wavy black border, mimics the Plain Tiger.
Habit : Sun-loving butterfly, often seen basking close to ground, also visits damp patches and flowers. Photographed at Samsing.
Larval Host Plants : Passiflora spp.
Location : North Bengal
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