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Large Tree Nymph

Idea leuconoe

Description:

The Paper Kite, Rice Paper, or Large Tree Nymph[1] butterfly (Idea leuconoe) is known especially for its presence in butterfly greenhouses and live butterfly expositions. The Paper Kite is of Southeast Asian origin.

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3 Comments

Thanks.. I'll wait for more suggestions.. it's kinda tricky

MartinL
MartinL 8 years ago

The (Idea sp) looks like this http://www.butterfly-guide.co.uk/farms/d... and your spotting is likely to be from the closely related Danaus or Tirumala groups, I'm not sure which.

Atul
Atul 8 years ago

nice!

Cebu, Philippines

Spotted on Apr 28, 2012
Submitted on May 2, 2012

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