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Common Lime Butterfly

Papilio demoleus

Description:

Also known as Lemon Butterfly, Lime Swallowtail, Small Citrus Butterfly, Chequered Swallowtail, Dingy Swallowtail, Citrus Swallowtail.

Notes:

This butterfly waited patiently to let the other side photographed though I had to take a long walk to reach the other side.

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Lime Butterfly
Papilio demoleus Papilio demoleus


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36 Comments (1–25)

Thank you CHUN, I am honored. :))

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 6 years ago

I am the one who is very late, Chief :))
A belated congratulations !

Thank you very much Saumya :)) No problem. :))

Congrats On your SOTD ! And sorry for the late wishes ! :) :)

THANK YOU! :))
Pedro, Karen, Luis, Ashley, Jemma, Reza, Neena, NUWAN, Marta, Sergio, Arlanda, Neil, Rieko, Bhagya, Dilan, Sew, Chamalka, Dotun, Maria, Sckel, Daniele, Namitha, Jemma :)), António, Lauren, Larry, Texanne, Suz, Lucky, Jopy, Monika, Christos, Carol, Student, Sachindra, Manuelariasarias, Gatorfellows, Lily and Lary. thank you. Joseph :))

Hi Karen, thank you very much for selecting 'Papilio demoleus' as spotting of the day and bring me to this joyful moment. I would like to thank Mr. Yasser, all my Ranger friends and everybody in PN for this honor and encouragement. :)) Thank you.

:)) THANK YOU EVERYONE FOR SELECTING 'PAPLIO DEMOLEUS'' AS SPOTTING OF THE DAY! :)) I am sorry for the delay to thank you all. I was in Guruvayoor (the land famous for Lord Krishna's temple) and back home early today. :)) No hiding at this joyful occasion. :)) Thanks everyone in PN once again, you are all in my heart. :))

texanne
texanne 6 years ago

Beautiful! Congratulations Chief!

LarryGraziano
LarryGraziano 6 years ago

Belated Congrats Chief!!! Well deserved SOTD!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 6 years ago

Congratulations Chief! So happy for you, it is a beautiful picture.

Beautiful capture Chief,congrats on the well deserved SOTD and thanks for sharing such beautifull biodiversity from India,nice work

Hema
Hema 6 years ago

chief, are you in hiding?!

namitha
namitha 6 years ago

Congratulations Joseph, on this awesome little find and SOTD!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 6 years ago

Congrats Chief!

Sckel
Sckel 6 years ago

Congratulations.

Maria dB
Maria dB 6 years ago

Congratulations on your SOTD and great you got both sides!

dotun55
dotun55 6 years ago

Congratulations!!!

Chamalka Dulmini
Chamalka Dulmini 6 years ago

wow Beautiful....Congratulations......!

Sew
Sew 6 years ago

congratzzzzzzzz........... :D

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

Congrats Joseph!!!!Niice spotting!!!

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 6 years ago

so beautiful ........Congatulations ......

RiekoS
RiekoS 6 years ago

Congratulations. Beautiful spotting.

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 6 years ago

Congratulations on a wonderful SOTD. Well done :-)

arlanda
arlanda 6 years ago

Congratulations Chief

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 6 years ago

Congratulations Chief. Well worth SOTD.

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

Spotted on Nov 24, 2013
Submitted on Nov 26, 2013

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