Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Nagaland, October 2014

Updated 26 November 2014

Tirumala septentrionis
Tirumala septentrionis

Dark Blue Tiger, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

Parantica aglea
Parantica aglea

Glassy Tiger, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

Parantica aglea
Parantica aglea

Glassy Tiger, Mishmi Hills

Parantica sita
Parantica sita

Chestnut Tiger, Mishmi Hills

Parantica melaneus
Parantica melaneus

Chocolate Tiger, Mishmi Hills

Parantica melaneus
Parantica melaneus

Chocolate Tiger, Mishmi Hills

Euploea mulciber
Euploea mulciber

Striped Blue Crow, Mishmi Hills

Euploea mulciber
Euploea mulciber

Striped Blue Crow, Mishmi Hills

Euploea midamus
Euploea midamus

Blue-spotted Crow, Mishmi Hills

Euploea klugii
Euploea klugii

King Crow, Khonoma, Nagaland

Euploea doubledayi
Euploea doubledayi

Striped Black Crow, Kaziranga, Assam

Euploea aldea
Euploea aldea

Long-branded Blue Crow, Mishmi Hills

Euploea algea
Euploea algea

Long-branded Blue Crow, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

Charaxes kahruba
Charaxes kahruba

Variegated Rajah, Kaziranga, Assam

Amathuxidia amythaon
Amathuxidia amythaon

Kohinoor, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh, taking sap some 5 metres high

Thaumantis diores
Thaumantis diores

Jungle Glory, Mishmi Hills. The name of this butterfly is not a joke! It has a dazzlingly purple-blue iridescent patch on each of its upperside wings, a stunningly beautiful large insect

Cethosia biblis
Cethosia biblis

Red Lacewing, male, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

Cethosia biblis
Cethosia biblis

Red Lacewing, Mishmi Hills

Vindula erota
Vindula erota

Cruiser, female, Mishmi Hills

Vindula erota
Vindula erota

Cruiser, male, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh

Vindula erota
Vindula erota

Cruiser, male, Mishmi Hills

Cirrochroa aoris
Cirrochroa aoris

Large Yeoman, female, Mishmi Hills

Cirrochroa tyche
Cirrochroa tyche

Common Yeoman, Mishmi Hills

Vagrans egista
Vagrans egista

Vagrant, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh

Sumalia daraxa
Sumalia daraxa

Green Commodore, Mishmi Hills

Moduza procris
Moduza procris

Commander, Mishmi Hills

Moduza procris
Moduza procris

Commander, Namdapha

Athyma pravara
Athyma pravara

Unbroken Sergeant, Namdapha

Athyma perius
Athyma perius

Common Sergeant, Kohora, Kaziranga, Assam

Athyma perius
Athyma perius

Common Sergeant, Kohora, Kaziranga

Athyma ranga
Athyma ranga

Blackvein Sergeant, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

Athyma ranga
Athyma ranga

Blackvein Sergeant, Mishmi Hills

Athyma nefte
Athyma nefte

Colour Sergeant, Gibbon Reserve, Jorhat, Assam

Neptis miah
Neptis miah

Small Yellow Sailer, Namdapha

Neptis hylas
Neptis hylas

Common Sailer, Kohora, Kaziranga, Assam

Neptis hylas
Neptis hylas

Common Sailer, Kohora, Kaziranga

Euthalia aconthea
Euthalia aconthea

Common Baron, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh

Euthalia franciae
Euthalia franciae

French Duke, Khonoma, Nagaland

Euthalia monina
Euthalia monina

Powdered Baron, Mishmi Hills

Lexias cyanipardus
Lexias cyanipardus

Great Archduke, female, Gibbon Reserve, Jorhat, Assam

Lexias dirtea
Lexias dirtea

Dark Archduke, male, Gibbon Reserve, Jorhat, Assam

Cyrestis thyodamas
Cyrestis thyodamas

Common Map, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

Chersonesia risa
Chersonesia risa

Common Maplet, Gibbon Reserve, Assam

Pseudergolis wedah
Pseudergolis wedah

Tabby, Mishmi Hills

Dichorrhagia nesimachus
Dichorrhagia nesimachus

Constable, Gibbon Reserve, Assam

Stibochiona nicea
Stibochiona nicea

Popinjay, Khonoma, Nagaland

Apatura ambica
Apatura ambica

Indian Purple Emperor, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

Apatura ambica
Apatura ambica

Indian Purple Emperor, Mishmi Hills - this is the same insect as in the previous photograph but without the light catching its iridescence

Apatura ambica
Apatura ambica

Indian Purple Emperor, Mishmi Hills

Euripus nyctelius
Euripus nyctelius

Courtesan, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh