12524 thumb Field Guide To Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea) Of Mauritius

This is the field guide to the Butterflies fauna of Mauritius. At least 56 species was recorded, including subspecies. Currently, Mauritius possess 7 endemic species of butterflies with 3 species extinct and 4 endemic subspecies. Rodrigues and other islands that belongs to The Republic ...more ↓

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Citrus Swallowtail 1
Papilio demodocus
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Citrus Swallowtail 1
Papilio demodocus demodocus
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Rounded Palm-redeye 2
Erionota torus
Mascarene Watchman
Parnara naso naso
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Olive-haired Swift 3
Borbo borbonica
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Borbo Swift 4
Borbo borbonica borbonica
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Striped Policeman 5
Coeliades forestan
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Painted Lady 10
Vanessa cardui
Mauritius Mother-of-Pearl
Salamis augustina vinsoni
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Royal Blue Pansy 12
Junonia rhadama
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Danaid Eggfly 13
Hypolimnas misippus
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Oriental Great Eggfly 15
Hypolimnas bolina jacintha
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Common Evening Brown 16
Melanitis leda
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Monarch 20
Danaus plexippus
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Plain Tiger 21
Danaus chrysippus chrysippus
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African Monarch 15
Danaus chrysippus orientis
Mauritian Friar
Amauris phoedon
Mauritius Snout
Libythea cinyras
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Brown Playboy 22
Deudorix antalus
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Madagascar Black-eye 23
Leptomyrina phidias
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Sooty Blue 25
Zizeeria knysna
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Dark Grass Blue 3
Zizina otis antanossa
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Pea Blue 26
Lampides boeticus
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Common Blue Complex 27
Leptotes pirithous
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Jeannel's Blue 3
Leptotes jeanneli
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Lang's Short-tailed Blue 28
Leptotes pirithous
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Common Blue 29
Leptotes pirithous pirithous

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