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Nymphalidae: Apaturinae, Charaxinae, Satyrinae & Amathusiini

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.

Apaturinae

Mimathyma ambica

Mimathyma ambica

Hestina nama

Rohana parisatis

Sephisa chandra

Euripus nyctelius

 

Charaxinae

 

Charaxes marmax

Charaxes kahruba

Charaxes bernardus

Charaxes kahruba

Polyura athamas

Polyura arja

Satyrinae

Orsotriaena medus

Mycalesis mineus

Mycalesis orseis

Mycalesis gotama

Mycalesis visala

Mycalesis visala

Melanitis phedima

Melanitis phedima

Melanitis zitenius

Melanitis leda

Melanitis leda

Melanitis leda

Ypthima sakra Ypthima baldus

Elymnias hypermnestra

Lethe mekara

Lethe verma

Lethe confusa

Amathusiini

 

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