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Brown Soldier

Junonia hedonia


50 mm wingspan, brown redish colors ans four round "eyes" in the forewings. Class: Insecta Order: Lepidoptera Family: Nymphalidae Genus: Junonia Species: J. hedonia (Linnaeus, 1764)


Road, close to the coast

2 Species ID Suggestions

Brown Soldier
Junonia hedonia ida Philippine Butterflies
Chocolate Pansy
Junonia iphita Junonia iphita

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Juan Manuel
Juan Manuel 7 years ago

Thank you @Agnes! I edit right now!

Hi Juan, Junonia iphita and Junonia hedonia hondai both occur in Palawan. For the rest of the Philippines, subspecies occurring is Junonia hedonia ida. :)

Juan Manuel
Juan Manuel 7 years ago

Tnx, Satyem!

Juan Manuel
Spotted by
Juan Manuel

Cagayan, Philippines

Spotted on Aug 19, 2013
Submitted on Aug 19, 2013

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