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Great Eggfly Caterpillar

Hypolimnas bolina

3 Comments

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

We can trust Keith's ID, so, please, change the ID.

EarlyStages
EarlyStages 8 years ago

Note the Malayan Eggfly's different scoli (spines) and their greatly enlarged (circular) bases; Kajsabrittsjo, here is the same species from Venus Drive . . .
http://www.flickr.com/photos/22019541@N0...
BTW, females of this and a sister taxon are unique among butterflies by initially protecting their progeny – http://home.comcast.net/~bflyearlystages....

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Hypolimnas bolina, later instar.

kajsabrittsjo
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Singapore, Singapore

Spotted on Dec 31, 2012
Submitted on Jan 8, 2013

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