Category: Butterflies

Blue Pansy Butterfly (Junonia orithya)

The blue pansy butterfly (Junonia orithya) is a butterfly with many subspecies occurring from Africa, through southern and south-eastern Asia, and in Australia. It is known as the…


Butterflies are associated with beauty. Flowers are associated with beauty. Butterflies are associated with flowers. ¬†But one occasionally finds butterflies sitting on wet mud. Sometimes even on dung….

Zebra Blue Butterfly

Zebra blue (Leptotes plinius) is a small butterfly belonging to the blues family (Lycaenidae).¬†Lycaenidae is the second largest family of butterflies with about 6,000 species. This is about…