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Asian Comma

Polygonia c-aureum


The Asian Comma (Polygonia c-aureum) is a middle-size butterfly found in Japan (from Hokkaidō to Tanegashima), Korean Peninsula, China, Taiwan, and Indochina. It has a wingspan of 27 mm. Wings are orange with black dots.

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Asian Comma
Polygonia c-aureum Polygonia c-aureum

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1 Comment

pamsai 7 years ago

thanks Daniele. There must be something wrong with my eyes, as all these Asian Comma's look different to me. Maybe the different colours are sex related. I'll have to look more closely. I've posted several thinking they were different species!

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中野市 (Nakano), 中部 (Chubu Region), Japan

Spotted on Sep 11, 2013
Submitted on Feb 6, 2014

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