Nymphalids - Charaxes, Hypolimnas & Araschnia



Particularly Mediterranean coasts.

Canaries, La Gomera. Large and dark.

The second generation pictured above is superficially similar to the white admiral. The first brood is orange with black markings.

Charaxes jasius

Two-tailed Pasha

Hypolimnas misippus

False Plain Tiger

Araschnia levana

Map Butterfly





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