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Nymphalidae: Nymphalinae, Cyrestinae & Libytheinae                   more >>

The Nymphalidae is composed of numerous subfamilies and tribes including Apaturinae, Cyrestinae, Biblidinae, Limenitidinae, Charaxinae, Nymphalinae, Melitaeini, Heliconiinae, Danainae, Acraeini, Satyrinae, Morphini, Amathusiini and Libytheinae. More subfamilies here.

Nymphalinae

Vanessa cardui

Vanessa indica

Aglais caschmirensis

Junonia almana

Junonia lemonias

 Junonia iphita

Junonia orithya

Junonia atlites

Hypolimnas bolina

Kallima philarchus

Kallima inachus

Doleschallia bisaltide

Symbrenthia brabira

Symbrenthia lilaea

Symbrenthia niphanda

 

Cyrestinae

 

Pseudergolis wedah

Cyrestis thyodamas

Cyrestis cocles

 

Biblidinae

 

Ariadne merione

Ariadne ariadne

Stibochiona nicea

 

Libytheinae

 

 

 

 

Libythea myrrha

 

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