The common tiger (Danaus genutia) is one of the common butterflies of India. It belongs to the “crows and tigers”, that is, the Danainae group of the brush-footed butterflies family. The butterfly is also called striped tiger in India to differentiate it from the equally common plain tiger, Danaus chrysippus.

Tiger Butterfly Uttarakhand
Tiger Butterfly (Danaus genutia) most commonly found butterfly of India. Named due to its distinct strips like tiger.


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