Leopard Flower, Blackberry lily, Belamcanda • Manipuri: কবো লৈতেঙ Kabo Leiteng • Assamese: সূৰজকাংতী Surajakanti, Chalkumra, Torobot • Bengali: Dasbai Chandi • Bengali: Arti • Nepali: त्यांगपत्र Tyangpatre; 
Himalaya to Japan and Philippines as per WCSP;

 

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iD request: please help me to identify this specimen
location punjab/ludhiana
habitat garden/wild
flowers during monsoon season
nature bulbous


Iris domestica Syn. Belamcanda chinensis
Family : Iridaceae 


 

ID please 06072012 SR-1:  Date-06.07.2012 Place-Cooch Behar, West Bengal

Habitat-Wild/Ornamental
Flowers have no smell.


It is the ‘leopard lily’, Iris domestica (= Belamcanda chinensis). 

Iris domestica Syn. Belamcanda chinensis
Family : Iridaceae
Earlier shared on the group by … from Punjab.


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SYMBIOSIS : 419 : Attachments (1). 2 posts by 2 authors.
Attaching an image of a male Common Mormon butterfly on the flower of Belamcanda chinensis (LEOPARD LILY).

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SYMBIOSIS : 640 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1). 
Attaching an image of a Leopard Lacewing ( Male ) butterfly on the flower of Belamcanda chinensis.

Common name of the flower is Leopard Lily.


 

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SYMBIOSIS :641 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1).
Attaching an image of a Common Mime (clytia form) butterfly on the flower of Belamcanda chinensis. This flower is commonly known as Leopard Lily.


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SYMBIOSIS: 643 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1).
Attaching an image of a Common Grass-yellow butterfly on the flower of Belamcanda chinensis


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SYMBIOSIS : 775 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1)
On this day (WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY) attaching an image of Common Five ring butterfly visiting flowers of Belamcanda chinensis


 

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SYMBIOSIS : 776 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1)
Attaching an image of a female Common Mormon butterfly visiting Belamcanda chinensis.


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SYMBIOSIS : 835 : 4 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (1)
Attaching an image of a Lime butterfly visiting flowers of Belamcanda chinensis (LEOPARD LILY)
 

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fantastic observation adding few more images photographed in Sikkim April – 2016. I have uploaded this image on IFB with due credit.

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Thanks, … Wonderful images.


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Iris domestica (L.) Goldblatt & Mabb. : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (7)- around 600 kb each. 

Location: Godavari, Nepal
Altitude : 5000 ft.
Date: 24 July 2018

Habit :  Cultivated

Nepali Names : पदम पुष्कर Padam Pushkar  / प्याङ्ग पटरे Pyaang Patare / ट्वाके  फूल  Twaake Phoolo / त्याङ्ग पत्रे  Tyang Patre / तरवारे Tarawaare 
Syn : Belamcanda chinensis (L.) Redoute


 
 
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