Favorite Add to See similar items + More like this . The South Indian Blue Oakleaf is a nymphalid butterfly found in India. Find Members Posts. Apr 4, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Patty DeGregori Fletcher. When perched on branches or plants, the blue oakleaf usually sits very still, with wings closed. When the wings are held closed, this results in a remarkable similarity to a dead leaf, further emphasized by their wing shape.

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Translate Topic. Sexual Dimorphism: Present Color and Appearance: When opened the front part of the wings are deep blue at the base, black at the topmost point with an orange stripe in between just like a band.It has two oculi, white in color, one at the topmost point of the black band, while the other is located adjacent to the blue-orange border. Find the perfect oak leaf butterflies stock photo.

Apr 4, 2014 - This Pin was discovered by Patty DeGregori Fletcher. Image of butterfly, leaf, camouflaged - 43990063

No need to register, buy now! The butterfly when sitting with wings closed resembles a leaf and the undersides have varying shades of brown, with markings representing the midrib and the veins of a leaf. Discover (and save!) Crystal Gold Shot Glass Ashtray Butterfly Motif Glass Oak Leaf Ashtray Double Shot Glass Drinker Smoker Gift Cordial Glass Ashtray Combo FernvaleVintage 5 out of 5 stars (58) $ 28.00. The common name of this species is a reference to the rear surface of their wings, which is various shades of brown. your own Pins on Pinterest When closed, it looks absolutely like a dried leaf. Sexual Dimorphism: Present Color and Appearance: When opened the front part of the wings are deep blue at the base, black at the topmost point with an orange stripe in between just like a band.It has two oculi, white in color, one at the topmost point of the black band, while the other is located adjacent to the blue-orange border. amolnerlekar . your own Pins on Pinterest

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Contributor Bec Crew. See more ideas about Butterfly, Beautiful butterflies and Moth. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100+ million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. Blue OakLeaf Butterfly: Post Reply : Author: Message Topic Search Topic Options. Becky Crew is a Sydney-based science communicator with a love for weird and wonderful animals. Discover (and save!) The forewing apex is pointed and the hindwing is elongated at the anal angle to resemble a leaf in closed wing position.

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