Scientific name: Danaus genutia (Cramer) Common name: Striped tiger Comment: The striped tiger is mimicked by females of the common palmfly Elymnias hypermnestra (Linnaeus).
Scientific name: Elymnias hypermnestra (Linnaeus) Common name: Common palmfly Comment: Female of Elymnias hypermnestra mimics the model Danaus genutia (Cramer) which is unpalatable, to escape predation.
Scientific name: Pachliopta hector Linnaeus Common name: Crimson rose Comment: The butterfly species Papilio polytes Linnaeus mimics the model butterfly species Pachliopta hector to escape predation.
Scientific name: Papilio polytes Linnaeus Common name: Common mormon Comment: Female of Papilio polytes form romulus mimics the model butterfly species Pachliopta hector Linnaeus to escape predation. The model species are chemically protected as they are toxic and are avoided by birds for eating.