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Dongguan Eco-Forest Trail
BUTTERFLIES
The great diversity of plants in Mission Hills' mountains provide various hosts for different butterfly species, making it home to many of these gorgeously colorful creatures. When hiking along the Eco-Forest Trail, visitors can watch butterflies of different colors and patterns at their leisure.

Swallowtails(Papiliondae)

  • Paris Peacock (Papilio paris)
  • Red Helen (Papilio helenus)
  • Common Mormon (Papilio polytes)
  • Common Bluebottle (Graphium sarpedon)

Nymphs (Nymphalidae)

  • Common Sailer (Neptis hylas)
  • Common Jester (Symbrenthia lilaea)
  • Common Mapwing (Cyrestis thyodamas)
Common Mapwing (Cyrestis thyodamas)
Common Mapwing (Cyrestis thyodamas)

Yellows, Whites (Pieridae)

  • Indian Cabbage White (Pieris canidia)
  • Common Grass Yellow (Eurema hecabe)
  • Red-base Jezebel (Delias pasithoe)

Browns (Satyridae)

  • South China Bush Brown (Mycalesis zonata)
  • Banded Tree Brown (Lethe confusa)
  • Common Five-ring (Ypthima baldus)
Red-base Jezebel (Delias pasithoe)
Banded Tree Brown (Lethe confusa)

Tigers, Crows (Danaidae)

  • Common Tiger (Danaus genutia)
  • Blue-spotted Crow (Euploea midamus)
Common Tiger (Danaus genutia)

Metalmarks (Riodinidae)

  • Punchinello (Zemeros flegyas)
Common Tiger (Danaus genutia)

Blues (Lycaenidae)

  • Pale Grass Blue (Pseudozizeeria maha)
SPECIAL FEATURES
Butterflies Species
Vegetation Species
Butterflies Species
SPECIAL FEATURES
Butterflies Species
Vegetation Species
Butterflies Species