Blue Tiger

(Tirumala limniace)

PHOTO: Blue tiger butterfly
Native to: 

Afghanistan to the Philippines, and south to Sulawesi, Java, Bali and Timor. It is fairly common in India, Sri Lanka, lowland Nepal, Burma and Thailand.

Plant Association: 

Larvae feed on Dreggea, Heterostemma, Asclepias, Calotropis, Marsdenia, Crotalaria, Hoya, and Epibaterium.

Interesting Fact: 

During the monsoons in Southern India, the male blue tiger butterflies migrate extensively.