Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Grey Pansy Butterfly (Junonia atlites)


This photo of Grey Pansy Butterfly (Junonia atlites) was taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. This butterfly has grey color at the upper side of the wing. The things those made this butterfly looks beauty are the existence of the black bordered ellips with white inner border surrounding the black and orange spot at the center of them along the marginal of the wings.

Scientific classification
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Nymphalidae
Genus:Junonia
Species:J. atlites
Binomial name
Junonia atlites
(Linnaeus, 1763)


Reference:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Junonia_atlites




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