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Shenzhen Eco-Leisure Trail
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BUTTERFLIES
The high plant diversity of Mission Hills’ hillside greenery provides various host plants for different butterfly species, making it home to many of these gorgeously colorful creatures. When hiking along the Eco Leisure Trail, visitors enjoy watching butterflies of different colors and patterns.

Swallowtails(Papiliondae)

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

Nymphs (Nymphalidae)

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

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)
  • Common Five-ring (Ypthima baldus)
Common Grass Yellow (Eurema hecabe)
Common Five-ring (Ypthima baldus)

Tigers, Crows (Danaidae)

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

Metalmarks (Riodinidae)

  • Punchinello (Zemeros flegyas)

Blues (Lycaenidae)

  • Pale Grass Blue (Pseudozizeeria maha)
Pale Grass Blue (Pseudozizeeria maha)
SPECIAL FEATURES
Common Plant Species on Local Hillsides
Hairy-fruited Abacus Plant
Wodland Birds
Common Kingfisher
Swallowtails Butterflies
Hainan Hill Partridage
SPECIAL FEATURES
Common Plant Species on Local Hillsides
Hairy-fruited Abacus Plant
Wodland Birds
Common Kingfisher
Swallowtails Butterflies
Hainan Hill Partridage