Indian Leaf Butterfly Kallima inachus

Two sides to this species Quite a few butterflies have exceptionally bright top sides and then drab camouflaged underwings for when they are at rest. It would be hard to imagine a stronger contrast than this Indian leaf butterfly.

Name: Indian Leaf Butterfly

Latin: Kallima inachus

Family: Nymphalidae

Origin: S. E. Asia

Food plant: Acanthus Family

Indian Leaf Butterfly Kallima inachus