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Common Nawab (Polyura athamas) Common Nawab (Polyura athamas) on Leopard scat (poop) Common nawab,Geotagged,India,Polyura athamas,Spring Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Common Nawab (Polyura athamas)

Common Nawab (Polyura athamas) on Leopard scat (poop)

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''Polyura athamas'', the common nawab, is a species of fast-flying canopy butterfly found in tropical Asia. It belongs to the Charaxinae in the brush-footed butterfly family .

It occurs in the Himalayas from Kashmir to Sikkim, the hills of Central India and the Eastern Ghats, the Western Ghats and Southern India, Ceylon, Assam, Cachar, and via Myanmar and the Tenasserim Hills far into Indonesia.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by nightjar6
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Uploaded Apr 22, 2018. Captured Apr 26, 2016 12:50 in Unnamed Road, Dihingia Para Grant, Assam 785635, India.
  • NIKON D300S
  • f/5.6
  • 1/125s
  • ISO200
  • 105mm