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Citrus Swallowtails

Papilio demoleus

Description:

Two Citrus Swallowtails (Papilio demoleus) were resting on a leaf just before the sunset.

Habitat:

Bogor Arboretum, West Java, Indonesia

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5 Comments

travellingchez
travellingchez 9 years ago

Lovely capture.
I've created a mission so we can document the wide variety of arthropods in Indonesia. It's here if you are interested.
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/1773...

Fyn  Kynd
Fyn Kynd 9 years ago

W.o.W!

squaresolid
squaresolid 9 years ago

Thanks Louisa! Yes Jolly, I think you're right. It looks very similar so I slightly misidentified it. Thanks for the correction!

Louisa
Louisa 9 years ago

Beautiful!

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 9 years ago

They look more like common lime butterflies - Papilio demoleus

squaresolid
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Daerah Khusus Ibu Kota Jakarta, Indonesia

Spotted on Jan 28, 2012
Submitted on Sep 11, 2012

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