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Nymphalidae: Charaxinae, Cyrestinae, Satyrinae & Danainae

Click on the links above or use the thumbnails below to see 1000's of full size images and detailed information about the lifecycle, habitats and biology of each species. Alternatively you can browse using the scientific names via the temperate Asia Species Index.

Charaxinae

Polyura dolon

Polyura narcaeus

Polyura eudamippus

 

Cyrestinae

 

 

Stibochiona nicea

Dichorragia nesseus rileyi

 

 

Satyrinae

 

Lethe violaceopicta

Lethe argentata

Lethe insana

Paralasa jordana

Neope simulans

Tatinga thibetanus

Erebia theano

Melanargia epimede

Coenonympha sunbecca

Loxerebia ruricola

Loxerebia sylvicola

Mycalesis francisca

 

Danainae

 

 

 

Parantica sita

 

 

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