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Koh-i-noor

Amathuxidia amythaon ottomana

Description:

large butterfly

Habitat:

tropical rainforest

Notes:

Spotted in Tawau hills park.

1 species ID suggestions

Koh-i-noor
Amathuxidia amythaon Amathuxidia amythaon

3 Comments

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 5 years ago

You are welcome Dan.
Koh-i-noor is really a weird common name

dandoucette
dandoucette 5 years ago

Thanks Chun.

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 5 years ago

I got the ID from the Tawau Hills Park exhibition gallery.
They miswrote the name of this species (typical of poor management)
but it's good enough to help me identify this spotting.

ChunXingWong
ChunXingWong 5 years ago

By the way, the subspecies is Amathuxidia amythaon ottomana,
the subspecies of North Borneo.

Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia

Lat: 4.43, Long: 117.95

Spotted on Jan 24, 2014
Submitted on Apr 4, 2014

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