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  Indian Red Admiral

 

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Above, the forewings of the Indian Red Admiral are brown, reddish-orange and black, with black spots on the orange and white spots on the black background. The hind-wings are are brownish, with dark brown spots towards the base, and a reddish-orange band on the outer edge, which is spotted with black and has a thin, interrupted, white outer edge near the apex.

 

The patterns and colours of the underwings are similar to those of the upper-wings, but somewhat darker. The body of this butterfly is greenish to grey-brown and it has a wingspan of 5.5 to 6 centimeters. See also List of Thai Insect Names.

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  Indian Red Admiral