09-07-1993 – Collected and pupa from a hard stemmed plant. Sways very fast when touched.
Pupa is coloured from hard brown to light brown. Having glod and spots and silver patches.
12-07-1993 – Emerging in the morning may be between 9 and 10
One side of the wings are coloured like tree bark
Brown Antenna.Yellow legs.
BLUE ADMIRAL BUTTERFLY (Kaniska canace)“Neelaraajan” (in Malayalam)
Genus: Kaniska (
, 1899) Moore
Species: K. canace