my G@Rdening frenzY
natural beauties in our everyday lives
12 October 2010
DINGY BUSH BROWN
This butterfly resting on the
looks like a Dingy Bush Brown (scientific name:
Mycalesis perseus cepheus
) from the Nymphalidae Family.
According to the Butterfly Circle, the host plant is likely to be one of the grasses. Check out the link below for more information on this butterfly:
The inflorescence of the Norantea also attracted a lot of fire ants that freaked me out.
my GARdening frenzY
dingy bush brown