‘Magnificent world of butterflies’-4

Common crow butterfly is also called as common Indian crow.It belongs to family Nmyphalidae.

1. Common crow butterfly feeding on ageratum plant.
2. Dead specimen of common crow butterfly found lying on the ground during my field visit in Nangal region.
3. Wing scales as seen under foldscope.
4. Black and white coloured scales.
5. Black colour scales having wavy projections.
6. Scales at 5x zooming.
7. Arrangement of black coloured scales at margins of wing.
8. White coloured scales.
9. Scales at 4x zooming.
10. Light orange scales seen.
11. White coloured scale seen at maximum zooming.

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