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Dark Blue Tiger

Tirumala septentrionis

Description:

Light blue striped, medium sized butterfly with a polka dot thorax.

Habitat:

Adjacent to a small stream. Altitude 900m.

Notes:

Very similar to Ideopsis vulgaris and Ideopsis similis but with subtle differences.

9 Comments

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

Gorgeous !!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Extraordinary series :):)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

Super shots FC.

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Beautiful series!

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Gorgeous!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Nuwan can be this is one Tirumala hamata subspecie...?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tirumala_ha...

folicallychalled
folicallychalled 8 years ago

Yuko - It was a difficult decision what to lead with. I chose the overall sharpest, but I think you are right, No5 is the most pleasing.

DAve

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 8 years ago

Breathtaking! I personally love the pic #5. :-)

folicallychalled
folicallychalled 8 years ago

Nuwan - once again, spot on the mark :)

DAve

folicallychalled
Spotted by
folicallychalled

Cimahi, Jawa Barat, Indonesia

Spotted on Jan 31, 2013
Submitted on Jan 31, 2013

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