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Golden Birdwing

Troides aeacus


Troides aeacus is the largest butterfly of China. It occurs in higher forests where the Troides helena does not visit. Often seen gliding in mid-air, it flies low only when feeding on nectar. (Hong Kong Butterflies, 3rd Edition)

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Gary Chan
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Gary Chan

南區 Southern District, 香港 Hong Kong, Paracel Islands

Lat: 22.25, Long: 114.16

Spotted on Jun 17, 2012
Submitted on Jun 18, 2012

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