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Amathusia phidippus


The Palm King is usually found in the vicinity of coconut palm (Cocos nucifera) groves.The butterfly is crepuscular in habit, and is often attracted to the lights of houses and also observed feeding on rotting fruits, sap of trees and forest litter at times, and is quite often seen in gardens, feeding on the flowers of the Torch Ginger (Etlingera elatior)



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1 Comment

Neil Ross
Neil Ross a year ago

Beautiful spotting.

Spotted by

Romblon, Philippines

Spotted on Apr 22, 2019
Submitted on May 2, 2019

Spotted for Mission

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