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Birdwing Butterfly

Trogonoptera brookiana

Description:

The Birdwing butterfly , Trogonoptera brookiana , was named by the naturalist , Alfred R. Wallace in 1885 , after the white Rajah of Sarawak Borneo , " James Brooke ". The male Birdwing butterfly has seven bright green , teeth shaped markings on each of its black wings.



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3 Comments

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann a year ago

Wonderful!

JulioHarahap
JulioHarahap 2 years ago

Hi !

KarenL
KarenL 2 years ago

Wow!

Malaysia

Lat: 3.72, Long: 101.74

Spotted on Oct 13, 2011
Submitted on Oct 14, 2011

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