SRI LANKA, Sinharaja, Horton Plains, and Yala

 

Updated 24 February 2014

SRI LANKA, February and March 2010

Junonia atlites
Junonia atlites

Grey Pansy, Nittambura lunch stop, 26 February

Sinharaja Rain Forest, a Unesco World Heritage site, 27 February 2010

Idea agamarschana
Idea agamarschana

Tree Nymph, Sinharaja Rain Forest, Sri Lanka, 27 February 2010

Idea agamarschana
Idea agamarschana

Tree Nymph, Sinharaja, 27 February

Castalius rosimon
Castalius rosimon

Common Pierrot, Sinharaja Rain Forest

Jamides bochus
Jamides bochus

Dark Cerulean, Sinharaja Rain Forest

Ideopsis similiss
Ideopsis similiss

Ceylon Blue Glassy Tiger, Sinharaja Rain Forest, 27 February

Ideopsis similis
Ideopsis similis

Ceylon Glassy Blue Tiger, Sinharaja, 27 February

Lizard species, tbi, Sinharaja

Ypthima ceylonica
Ypthima ceylonica

White Four-ring, Sinharaja Rain Forest

Ypthima ceylonica
Ypthima ceylonica

White Four-ring, Sinharaja

Sinharaja, 28 February

Different gheko-like lizard (tbi) Sinharaja, 28 February

Huge spider, Sinharaja, 28 February

Sinharaja forest scene, 28 February

Sinharaja early morning on departure day, 1 March

Monitor Lizard, huge animal, visiting its fruit and veg waste bin, 'Martin's Simple Lodge' in Sinharaja, 1 March

Prosotas dubiosa indica
Prosotas dubiosa indica

Tailless Lineblue, Sinharaja Rain Forest, 1 March

Everes lacturnus
Everes lacturnus

Indian Cupid, Sinharaja Rain Forest

Zizula hylax
Zizula hylax

Tiny Grass Blue, Sinharaja, 1 March

Stream through Sinharaja

Frog checking us out as we departed Sinharaja, 1 March

Sinharaja, 1 March

Sinharaja track

Leech, bidding farewell from the forest, Sinharaja

Spindasis schistacea
Spindasis schistacea

Plumbeous Silverline, Rumassala near Galle, 1 March

Troides darsius
Troides darsius

Ceylon Birdwing, male, Rumassala, 1 March

Traditional fishermen in the dusk at Weligama on the south coast, end of transit day on 1 March

Yala National Park, 3 March

Bull elephant, Yala National park, 3 March

Mongoose couple, Yala, 3 March

Danaus chrysippus
Danaus chrysippus

Plain Tiger, yala, 3 March

Colotis etrida
Colotis etrida

Little Orange-tip, Yala National Park, 3 March

Ixias pyrene
Ixias pyrene

Yellow Orange-tip, Yala National Park, 3 March

Leptosia nina
Leptosia nina

Psyche, Yala National Park, 3 March

Belenois aurota
Belenois aurota

Pioneer, Yala National Park, 3 March

Tarucus callinara
Tarucus callinara

Butler's Spotted Pierrot, Yala National Park, 3 March

Tarucus callinara
Tarucus callinara

Butler's Spotted Pierrot, Yala National Park

Tarucus callinara
Tarucus callinara

Butler's Spotted Pierrot, Yala National Park

Azanus jesous
Azanus jesous

African Babul Blue, Yala, 3 March

Zizina otis
Zizina otis

Lesser Grass Blue, Yala, 3 March

Little Green Bee-eaters, Yala, 3 March

Lampides boeticus
Lampides boeticus

Pea Blue, Yala National Park

Jamides celeno
Jamides celeno

Common Cerulean, Yala National Park, 3 March

Azanus jesous
Azanus jesous

African Babul Blue, Yala National Park

Danaus genutia
Danaus genutia

Common, or Striped, Tiger, Yala National Park, 3 March

Prosotas dubiosa indica
Prosotas dubiosa indica

Tailless Lineblue, Yala National Park, 4 March

Mantis species, large insect, Elephant Reach Hotel, Yala, 3 March

Pig family, Yala, 4 March