Butterflies of Buxa Tiger Reserve

Butterflies in Buxa Tiger Reserve are the unique creature that adds color to nature thus attracts human being. The beauty & wonderful color set them to literature and poetry from ancient time. Butterflies are not only popular theme in the visual and literary arts they have an important influence in our culture specially their presence in hindu marriage.

They are mainly day flying insect of order Lepidotera. The butterfly’s life cycle consists of four parts: egg, larva, pupa and adult. They are also characterized by Polymorphism, Mimicry & warning colors.