Banded Blue pierrot

Discolampa ethion

Banded Blue Pierrot [ Discolampa ethion ] is a contrastingly marked butterfly found in South Asia that belongs to the Blues or Lycaenidae family.


The butterfly occurs in Sri Lanka, South India, Sikkim to Assam and onto Myanmar. Also in the Southern Andaman islands and Nicobar islands. In South East Asia, the butterfly is found in Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and Hainan, Malayan peninsula, Singapore, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Philippines, Palawan, Nias, Sumbawa, Anambas islands, and Sulawesi

Spotted From

Wayanad , Kerala

Sincere Thanks to Balakrishnan Valappil For the ID


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