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Chocolate Argus (female)

Junonia hedonia


The Chocolate Argus is a dark brown butterfly. The upper surface of the wings have a border of two dark lines around the outer edges. The hindwings have five small eye spots inside the border. The underside of the wings have more barring, including a dark wedge shaped bar with small white spots across the hindwings. OzAnimals


Found in Paperbark swamps. Eastern coastal Queensland from Cape York to New South Wales border, top end of the Northern Territory


Female. Wet season form.

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TicThapanya 9 years ago

very nice butterfly

LeanneGardner 9 years ago

Thanks Mark :)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Delicious Leanne !

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Queensland, Australia

Spotted on May 31, 2013
Submitted on Jun 12, 2013

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