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Crimson Rose

Pachliopta Hector Linnaeus (Old: Tros Hector Linnaeus)

Description:

Glossy black with two white bands on the fore wings and bright crimson spots on the tailed hind wings. Wing span: 90-110 mm

Habitat:

Mainly in India and Sri Lanka

Notes:

This is a fresh one and it is his first day out of the pupa. That is why the colours are so bright.

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3 Comments

VincentVanur
VincentVanur 9 years ago

Thank you JillBlack and YukoChartraw

JillBlack
JillBlack 9 years ago

Beautiful

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 9 years ago

Stunning!

VincentVanur
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VincentVanur

Kerala, India

Spotted on Jul 4, 2011
Submitted on Dec 4, 2012

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