Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A worldwide community photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Common Mormon

Papilio polytes


It is a common species of swallowtail butterfly widely distributed across Asia.


Volcanic Riparian


3th and 4th pic date: Oct 9, 2012

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


iGo Sugiarto
iGo Sugiarto 11 years ago

Every morning i went to check the pupa after I found it. That is about 50 m from my home.

YukoChartraw 11 years ago

Beautiful butterfly and you're so lucky to witness it emerging from the pupa!

iGo Sugiarto
Spotted by
iGo Sugiarto

Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Spotted on Oct 16, 2012
Submitted on Oct 29, 2012

Related Spottings

The Common Mormon ♂ Papilio machaon lime butterfly -  Papilio demoleus Papilio cresphontes

Nearby Spottings

Great Eggfly Asian Dragonfly Brown Pansy Bunglon
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team