Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Nagaland, October 2014

Updated 26 November 2014

Bhutanitis lidderdalei
Bhutanitis lidderdalei

Bhutan Glory, near Heunambe, Nagaland. This was the only individual seen on the trip, a tired specimen photographed some 4 metres high on wild buddleia

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Meandrusa sciron
Meandrusa sciron

Brown Gorgon, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh. Another singleton that just 'dropped in' for a short while to take some minerals

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Lamproptera curius
Lamproptera curius

White Dragontail, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh, flight resembles dragonfly's

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Lamproptera curius
Lamproptera curius

White Dragontail, Mishmi Hills

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Lamproptera curius
Lamproptera curius

White Dragontail, Mishmi Hills

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Papilio helenus
Papilio helenus

Red Helen, Mishmi Hills

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Papilio memnon
Papilio memnon

Great Mormon, male, Mishmi Hills

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Papilio protenor
Papilio protenor

Spangle, Namdapha National Park, Arunachal Pradesh

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Papilio alcmenor
Papilio alcmenor

Redbreast, Namdapha, feasting on the remains of a large raptor

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Papilio bootes
Papilio bootes

Tailed Redbreast, Mishmi Hills, soaking up the morning sun

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Papilio paris
Papilio paris

Paris Peacock, Namdapha

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Atrophaneura polyeuctes
Atrophaneura polyeuctes

Common Windmill, Namdapha, enjoying a raptor breakfast

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Eurema blanda
Eurema blanda

Three Spot Grass Yellow, Wet Season Form, Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary, near Jorhat, Assam

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Eurema blanda
Eurema blanda

Three Spot Grass Yellow, Dry Season Form, Kaziranga National Park, Assam

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Eurema hecabe
Eurema hecabe

Common Grass Yellow, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

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Gandaca harina
Gandaca harina

Tree Yellow, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

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Dercas lycorias
Dercas lycorias

Plain Sulphur, Khonoma, Nagaland

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Catopsilia pomona
Catopsilia pomona

Common Emigrant, mating pair, Kaziranga National Park, Assam

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Ixias pyrene
Ixias pyrene

Yellow Orange-tip, female, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh

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Ixias pyrene
Ixias pyrene

Yellow Orange-tip, male?, Kaziranga, Assam

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Appias lalage
Appias lalage

Spot Puffin, Khonoma, Nagaland

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Cepora nadina
Cepora nadina

Lesser Gull, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh

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Prioneris thestylis
Prioneris thestylis

Spotted Sawtooth, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh

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Delias belladonna
Delias belladonna

Hill Jezebel, Khonoma, Nagaland

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Delias belladonna
Delias belladonna

Hill Jezebel, Khonoma, Nagaland

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Delias pasithoe
Delias pasithoe

Red-base Jezebel, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh, photo taken into the sun

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Delias descombesi
Delias descombesi

Red-spot Jezebel, Kaziranga, Assam, photo taken at long distance

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Delias descombesi
Delias descombesi

Red-spot Jezebel, female, Kaziranga, Assam (notice flower stamen similarity to the 'red spot')

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Leptosia nina
Leptosia nina

Psyche, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh

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Curetis acuta
Curetis acuta

Angled Sunbeam, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

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Curetis acuta
Curetis acuta

Angled Sunbeam, Mishmi Hills

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Arhopala pseudocentaurus
Arhopala pseudocentaurus

Western Centaur Oakblue, Namdapha

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Loxura atymnus
Loxura atymnus

Yamfly, Khonoma, Nagaland

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Hypolycaena erylus
Hypolycaena erylus

Common Tit, Kaziranga, Assam

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Hypolycaena erylus
Hypolycaena erylus

Common Tit, Kaziranga, Assam

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Zeltus amasa
Zeltus amasa

Fluffy Tit, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh

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Zeltus amasa
Zeltus amasa

Fluffy Tit, Mishmi Hills

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Spindasis lohita
Spindasis lohita

Long-banded Silverline, Namdapha

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Heliophorus brahma
Heliophorus brahma

Golden Sapphire, Khonoma, Nagaland

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Heliophorus brahma
Heliophorus brahma

Golden Sapphire, Khonoma

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Heliophorus kohimensis
Heliophorus kohimensis

Naga Sapphire, Khonoma, Nagaland

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Heliophorus kohimensis
Heliophorus kohimensis

Naga sapphire, Khonoma, Nagaland

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Heliophorus kohimensis
Heliophorus kohimensis

Naga Sapphire, Khonoma

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Heliophorus epicles
Heliophorus epicles

Purple Sapphire, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh

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Heliophorus tamu
Heliophorus tamu

Powdery Green Sapphire, Khonoma

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Heliophorus moorei
Heliophorus moorei

Azure Sapphire, Khonoma

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Heliophorus moorei
Heliophorus moorei

Azure Sapphire, Khonoma

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Anthene emolus
Anthene emolus

Common Ciliate Blue, Namdapha

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Caleta elna
Caleta elna

Elbowed Pierrot, Gibbon Reserve, Jorhat, Assam

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Caleta elna
Caleta elna

Elbowed Pierrot, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh

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