Saturday, May 1, 2010

Gan’s Garden Butterfly List – 18 species

Last update : 30 dec 2011

Butterflies sighted at Gan’s garden on 5th and 6th floor :

  1. Papilio demoleus malayanus – Lime Butterfly# : Sep 2008
  2. Zizina otis lampa - Lesser Grass Blue# : Nov 2008
  3. Suastus gremius gremius – Palm Bob : Mar 2009
  4. Delias hyparete metarete - Painted Jezebel# : Mar 2009
  5. Bibasis harisa consobrina - Orange Awlet : Mar 2009
  6. Parantica agleoides agleoides - Dark Glassy Tiger : May 2009
  7. Matapa aria - Common Redeye : May 2009
  8. Tajuria cippusmaxentius – Peacock Royal# : Aug 2009
  9. Catopsilia pomona pomona – Lemon Emigrant : 31 Oct 2009
  10. Ideopsis vulgaris macrina – Blue Glassy Tiger : 2 Nov 2009
  11. Danaus chrysippus chrysippus - Plain Tiger : 6 Jan 2010
  12. Chilades pandava pandava – Cycad Blue : 9 Jan 2010
  13. Pelopidas mathias mathias - Small Branded Swift : 3 Feb 2010
  14. Elymnias hypermnestra agina – Common Palmfly : 22 Feb 2010
  15. Plastingia naga – Chequered Lancer : 9 Mar 2010
  16. Junonia hedonia ida - Chocolate pansy : 8 Apr 2010
  17. Papilio polytes romulus - Common Mormon# : Oct 2011 (found CM caterpillars on Curry Leaf plant)
  18. Euploea phaenareta castelnaui - King Crow : 30 Dec 2011 (attracted by Dill plant)

# = Breeding in the garden