Lating Name: Moduza Procris
Common Name: The Commander
Origin: India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Myanmar, Thailand and the Philippines
These butterflies are most notable for the caterpillar's mode of concealment and the cryptic nature of its pupa. The caterpillars are covered in spines which when pricked cause irritation to the skin. The pupae closely resembles a dried leaf to disguise itself from potential predators.