Butterflies and moths are no stranger to people, thanks to their amazing varieties of wing patterns, colours and forms.
A huge majority of Lepidopterans share several unique characters which include wings that are composed of minute scales and also a proboscis- a specialized, tubular mouthpart used for feeding on nectar.
Butterflies and moths both undergo complete metamorphosis which is composed of four stages- Egg, Larva, Pupa and Adult.
Read on the learn more about these magnificent, winged creatures!
** Identification of the subjects in this page are tentative and should be taken with a pinch of salt.