Also known as Great Eggfly , Common Eggfly and Blue Moon butterfly.
It is a species of nymphalid butterfly.
Ganges Bluebells, Asystasia gangetica.
The Love Flower, Pseuderanthemum variabile.
Native Mulberry, Pipturus argenteus (In captivity).
Joyweed, Alternanthera denticulata.
Karamat, Hygrophila angustifolia.
Sweet potato, Ipomea batatas (in captivity).
Their flight is described as a loose punctuated gliding mode of flight, with a rapid jerking when alarmed.
The females are mimics of noxious danaines, adopting the sailing flight of their noxious counterparts.