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Bali Impressions-Animals in and around your house or Hotel-Butterflies


Common glasswing-Acraea issoria-Nymphalidae

Bali, Butterflies, vlinders, papillons, Common glasswing, Acraea issoria, Nymphalidae
Native South East Asia   Wingspan 6-7 cm
The surfaces of wings are orange, while bellies are brown, with apparent black fine lines. They are the slowiest among Nymphalidae in Taiwan. The chaetae and yellow-black contrasts on the larvae's bodies can intimidate their predators..

Caterpillar feed on:  

Boehmeria densiflora

Boehmeria nivea

Boehmeria penduliflora

Gonostegia hirta