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Tailed Jay

Graphium agamemnon

Description:

Green and black tropical butterfly.

Habitat:

Wooded areas with fairly heavy rainfall.

Notes:

Photographed in the Tolga Scrub, one of the last remaining areas of Mabi Rainforest on the Atherton Tableland.

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12 Comments

Alex Pope
Alex Pope 9 years ago

Thanks Karen!

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

What a beauty!
Welcome to the Community Alex!

rosanne1123
rosanne1123 9 years ago

it is just beautiful!

Alex Pope
Alex Pope 9 years ago

Thanks! :)

Yasser
Yasser 9 years ago

Beautiful shot! Wicked color and pattern.

Alex Pope
Alex Pope 9 years ago

They are difficult to photograph, you can see from my amateurish video how quickly they move! I managed to catch two on it though.

dandoucette
dandoucette 9 years ago

Amazing shot! I saw a lot of these in Thailand, I know how hard they are to photograph. They don't like to sit still for too long!

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

very pretty

Mark M.Wojchick
Mark M.Wojchick 9 years ago

beautiful

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

Grate spotting!

Hermosa...

harsuame
harsuame 9 years ago

Preciosa!

Alex Pope
Spotted by
Alex Pope

Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Feb 25, 2010
Submitted on Apr 28, 2012

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