Malayan Five-ring

Ypthima horsfieldii
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Ypthima horsfieldii
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Ypthima horsfieldii, commonly known as Horsfield's Ringlet, is a species of butterfly belonging to the family Nymphalidae. It is found in the grasslands and open areas of Southeast Asia, including countries like India, Myanmar, and Thailand. This medium-sized butterfly has a wingspan of about 4-5 centimeters and displays a distinctive pattern of dark brown wings with orange-ringed eyespots. Ypthima horsfieldii is known for its slow and fluttering flight, often seen near grassy habitats.

Malayan Five-ring

Ypthima horsfieldii
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Scientific classification

kingdom: Animalia
phylum: Arthropoda
class: Insecta
order: Lepidoptera
family: Nymphalidae
genus: Ypthima

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