Magnificent world of butterflies-2

  • Jasdeep singh

[caption id=”attachment_40576″ align=”alignnone” width=”300″] 1. wings of peacock pansy butterfly collected during my field visit.[/caption]

[caption id=”attachment_40582″ align=”alignnone” width=”300″] 2. a single scale dusted from the wing having villi like projections at tip and many striations in its body.[/caption]

[caption id=”attachment_40579″ align=”alignnone” width=”225″] 3. wing scales as seen under foldscope.[/caption]

[caption id=”attachment_40577″ align=”alignnone” width=”225″] 4. scales magnified.[/caption]

[caption id=”attachment_40580″ align=”alignnone” width=”225″] 5. black coloured scales magnified.[/caption]

[caption id=”attachment_40584″ align=”alignnone” width=”300″] 6. scales having different projections at their tips.[/caption]

[caption id=”attachment_40581″ align=”alignnone” width=”300″] 7. blue coloured scale magnified.[/caption]

[caption id=”attachment_40583″ align=”alignnone” width=”300″] 8. smaller scale having more diameter than other scales and more no. of villi like projections at tip magnified.[/caption]

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