Arunachal Pradesh, Assam & Nagaland, October 2014

Updated 26 November 2014

Bhutanitis lidderdalei
Bhutan Glory, Khonoma, Nagaland. This was the only individual seen on the trip, a tired specimen photographed some 4 metres high on wild buddleia
Meandrusa sciron
Brown Gorgon, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh. Another singleton that just 'dropped in' for a short while to take some minerals
Lamproptera curius
White Dragontail, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh, flight resembles dragonfly's
Lamproptera curius
White Dragontail, Mishmi Hills
Lamproptera curius
White Dragontail, Mishmi Hills
Papilio helenus
Red Helen, Mishmi Hills
Papilio memnon
Great Mormon, male, Mishmi Hills
Papilio protenor
Spangle, Namdapha National Park, Arunachal Pradesh
Papilio alcmenor
Redbreast, Namdapha, feasting on the remains of a large raptor
Papilio bootes
Tailed Redbreast, Mishmi Hills, soaking up the morning sun
Papilio paris
Paris Peacock, Namdapha
Atrophaneura polyeuctes
Common Windmill, Namdapha, enjoying a raptor breakfast
Eurema blanda
Three Spot Grass Yellow, Wet Season Form, Gibbon Wildlife Sanctuary, near Jorhat, Assam
Eurema blanda
Three Spot Grass Yellow, Dry Season Form, Kaziranga National Park, Assam
Eurema hecabe
Common Grass Yellow, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh
Gandaca harina
Tree Yellow, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh
Dercas lycorias
Plain Sulphur, Khonoma, Nagaland
Catopsilia pomona
Common Emigrant, mating pair, Kaziranga National Park, Assam
Ixias pyrene
Yellow Orange-tip, female, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh
Ixias pyrene
Yellow Orange-tip, male?, Kaziranga, Assam
Appias lalage
Spot Puffin, Khonoma, Nagaland
Cepora nadina
Lesser Gull, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh
Prioneris thestylis
Spotted Sawtooth, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh
Delias belladonna
Hill Jezebel, Khonoma, Nagaland
Delias belladonna
Hill Jezebel, Khonoma, Nagaland
Delias pasithoe
Red-base Jezebel, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh, photo taken into the sun
Delias descombesi
Red-spot Jezebel, Kaziranga, Assam, photo taken at long distance
Delias descombesi
Red-spot Jezebel, female, Kaziranga, Assam (notice flower stamen similarity to the 'red spot')
Leptosia nina
Psyche, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh
Curetis acuta
Angled Sunbeam, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh
Curetis acuta
Angled Sunbeam, Mishmi Hills
Arhopala pseudocentaurus
Western Centaur Oakblue, Namdapha
Loxura atymnus
Yamfly, Khonoma, Nagaland
Hypolycaena erylus
Common Tit, Kaziranga, Assam
Hypolycaena erylus
Common Tit, Kaziranga, Assam
Zeltus amasa
Fluffy Tit, Mishmi Hills, Arunachal Pradesh
Zeltus amasa
Fluffy Tit, Mishmi Hills
Spindasis lohita
Long-banded Silverline, Namdapha
Heliophorus brahma
Golden Sapphire, Khonoma, Nagaland
Heliophorus brahma
Golden Sapphire, Khonoma
Heliophorus kohimensis
Naga Sapphire, Khonoma, Nagaland
Heliophorus kohimensis
Naga sapphire, Khonoma, Nagaland
Heliophorus kohimensis
Naga Sapphire, Khonoma
Heliophorus epicles
Purple Sapphire, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh
Heliophorus tamu
Powdery Green Sapphire, Khonoma
Heliophorus moorei
Azure Sapphire, Khonoma
Heliophorus moorei
Azure Sapphire, Khonoma
Anthene emolus
Common Ciliate Blue, Namdapha
Caleta elna
Elbowed Pierrot, Gibbon Reserve, Jorhat, Assam
Caleta elna
Elbowed Pierrot, Namdapha, Arunachal Pradesh
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