Wildlife Holiday News

New Butterfly Discovered in Nepal

We’re pleased to announce some exciting news from our friends in Nepal – pending final certification, a new butterfly species, Lethe distans, has been identified by Nepalese naturalist Hari Bandari at Tiger Mountain Pokhara (TMP) – our congratulations to Hari! Finding a new butterfly species for your country is no mean feat, and this female Scarce Red Forester (Lethe distans), if a little tatty, emphasises what a great place for butterflies TMP truly is.

If you would like a chance to see this and many other special butterfly species why not join our butterfly-watching holiday based at Tiger Mountain Pokhara Lodge in Nepal. Please call Rajan Jolly on 01962 733051 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further details.