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Priam's Birdwing

Ornithoptera priamus poseidon

Description:

A male Priam's Birdwing Ornithoptera priamus poseidon.

Habitat:

Campus of Pacific Adventist University, outside Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Notes:

Ornithoptera priamus is a widespread butterfly is found in Indonesia, PNG, Solomon Islands, and in northern Australia. There are a number of subspecies and even colour forms.

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3 Comments

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Hermosa::

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Beautiful!

Gorgeous!

JeffCrocombe
Spotted by
JeffCrocombe

National Capital Province, Papua New Guinea

Spotted on Nov 18, 2012
Submitted on Nov 24, 2012

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