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Butterflies of Sri Lanka

Butterflies of Sri Lanka

By Royston Ellis

Of the 20,000 species of butterflies in the world nearly 1.25% (245 species) are to found in Sri Lanka. Different sources give the number of endemic butterflies (that is those native to Sri Lanka) as between 20 and 26. Some 76 to 99 species are regar...

Amaloh by Jetwing

Amaloh by Jetwing

By Juliet Coombe

Amaloh by Jetwing is situated in the heart of the old fort city of Matara, where during the colonial period the Sri Lankan aristocracy would gamble everything they had on the throw of the dice. Here you can meet living legends and enjoy island hospit...