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Butterflies of India website is a vast project that draws upon the expertise of a large number of butterfly biologists, naturalists and advanced butterfly-watchers, and upon the generous contributions from butterfly photographers. As a result, this website is truly a consortium of scientists, whether they are professional, amateur or citizen. The current team members are:

CHIEF EDITORS: Krushnamegh Kunte, Sanjay Sondhi, Purnendu Roy

Natural History and Biology, including early stages and larval host plants:
Tarun Karmakar, Nitin R., Rohan Lovalekar, Hemant Ogale, Milind Bhakare, Saji K., Paresh Churi

Systematics, Taxonomy, and Nomenclature (including common names): Krushnamegh Kunte, Purnendu Roy, Sanjay Sondhi

Content Development, Image Reviews, Website Operations, etc:
Rohan Lovalekar, Hemant Ogale, Milind Bhakare, Rohit Girotra, Ashok Sengupta, Nitin R., G. S. Girish Kumar, Gaurav Agavekar.

Policy, Outreach, and Collaborations:
Krushnamegh Kunte, Vijay Barve, Purnendu Roy, Sanjay Sondhi, Ullasa Kodandaramaiah, S. Karthikeyan.

Website Development and Management:
Krushnamegh Kunte and Purnendu Roy

content reviewers, including for images, listed in the order in which they joined the team:
Krushnamegh Kunte Rohan Lovalekar Hemant Ogale Rohit Girotra Purnendu Roy
Sanjay Sondhi Ashok Sengupta Milind Bhakare Nitin R. Vivek Sarkar
Tarun Karmakar Kalesh S. Arjan Basu Roy Rudraprasad Das Tushar Bhagwat
G. S. Girish Kumar        

This is an expanding list, so please let us know if you want to volunteer to develop this website, or want to nominate someone to be an editor or a reviewer.

Image contributors are mentioned on the images themselves, and they will be listed on a separate page in due course.

Cite this page along with its URL as:

Butterflies of India Web Team. 2018. About Us: The Butterflies Of India Team. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.35. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.

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