Saturday, February 22, 2014

Tawny Coster butterfly (Acraea violae)

English : Tawny Coster
Scientific : Acraea violae

Tawny Coster  is a butterfly lives in all regions of Sri lanka and India. Even though the Towny Coaster is a  slow moving butterfly, It is ignored by most of the predators like birds. Reason for that is it's ability of secreting a smelly and unpleasant liquid for predators when threatened.

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