WLB team with the Group of Lepidopterists and Resource Persons at Rani-Garbhanga Reserve Forest, Assam
Wiki Loves Butterfly Team Meets A Group Of Lepidopterists & Resource Persons
During latest Wiki Loves Butterfly North East India project field-work on March 30th & 31st, 2019 at Rani-Garvanga Forest, Guahati, Assam, India, the Wiki Loves Butterfly team comprising 5 members from Kolkata, Bankura, & Assam had a great opportunity of meeting & working with a group of Lepidopterists & Resource persons on butterfly assembling thereon. Those dignitaries assembled at the aforesaid famous butterfly hotspot with a special mission of studying & orienting butterfly diversity of Rani-Garvanga Forest. We had joint field study & documentation, sharing of knowledge about butterfly diversity, WLB project & Wikimedia movement. This chance meet-up has highly benefited, nourished & developed WLB project with their valuable tips, advice & guidance. Some of the dignitaries were:-
Mr. Sagar Sarang (Maharastra), Mr. Atunu Bose (Assam), Mr. Jayant (Maharastra ) Mr.Raju Das (Assam) & others.
A good many rare species were documented by WLB field-workers on the 2 days– like Khasi Forest Bob, Gold–spotted Ace, Dark Catseye, Brown Onyx & so on.