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Danaid Eggfly Female

Hypolimnas misippus

Description:

It looks like a Queen at first but the ventral side is very different. This is a smaller one. Around 3-4 inches.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Ashish
Ashish 8 years ago
Danaid Eggfly Female
Hypolimnas misippus Hypolimnas misippus


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6 Comments

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

very nice!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Thanks Cherrey.. This is wonderful spotting..!!

Thank you again Ashish! An online butterfly and moth library that I was looking at earlier doesn't have this species. Thanks a lot!

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Very pretty!

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Seductores colores bella

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Its Danaid Eggfly female butterfly.. Its very famous for mimicking with Tiger butterfly for protection from predators...

Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines

Spotted on Apr 13, 2012
Submitted on Apr 13, 2012

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