Doleschallia bisaltide has orange forewings with black margins at the tips of the wings. The undersides of the wings are purplish brown with vein-like markings running down both the fore and hind wings. The lower wings have two large ocelluses crowned with orange and a black center.
Larva: The larvae of Doleschallia bisaltide are black with two rows of white spots on the back, the body is covered with black branched spines and the head has a pair of hairy horns.
Pupa: Doleschallia bisaltide pupae are brown with yellow spots and curved black lines on each side, smooth surface.