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Red Lacewing Butterfly

Red Lacewing Butterfly
Cethosia biblis

Found from North India to the Philippines, the Red Lacewing's name comes from the patterning on its underwing. This beautiful patterning contrasts with the rich red of the open wings.

Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Cethosia
Latin name: Cethosia biblis
Common name: Red Lacewing Butterfly