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Plain Nawab Caterpillar

Polyura hebe fallax

Description:

I like something on his head! Found at seedling of legume trees. The actual series of pics (life cycle) is pics 2 - 1 - 3 rd.

Habitat:

Found at legume tree.

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37 Comments (1–25)

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

Hi achmmad. Your spotting is featured in the new PN blog post via a link! Cheers
http://projectnoah.tumblr.com/post/58511...

travellingchez
travellingchez 8 years ago

What a great spotting.
I've created a mission so we can document the wide variety of arthropods in Indonesia. It's here if you are interested.
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/1773...

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Thanks for your appreciation Ashish!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 9 years ago

Fantastic...!!

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Thanks Candiceb2012 and zulkifly!

Zulkifly Amir
Zulkifly Amir 9 years ago

a green dragon ~

CandiceB
CandiceB 9 years ago

Looks like an alien!

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Thanks so much blaise! its very great appreciation :)

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Thanks EarlyStages. Now update the third pics I captured it March 06 2012!

EarlyStages
EarlyStages 9 years ago

Achmmad, please know that Polyura hebe plautus is the subspecies found in Singapore. The correct name for this butterfly in Java is Polyura hebe fallax (http://ftp.funet.fi/pub/sci/bio/life/ins...).

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Me too! Thanks for the comments ...

Rolo
Rolo 9 years ago

wow ...awesome creature

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Thank you Dilek Cifci and Alice!

Dilek Cifci
Dilek Cifci 9 years ago

Wowww! Love it :)

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Fascinating!

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Thanks a lot auntnance123! I just got lucky ...

auntnance123
auntnance123 9 years ago

Hardly 'plain'! Beautiful caterpillar.

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Thank you Nopayahnah!

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

Very cool indeed! Great spotting!

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Yes you're right CeciliaJ!

achmmad
achmmad 9 years ago

Thanks so much all :) @Francis Quintana: Really awesome butterfly ...

pennymomof2
pennymomof2 9 years ago

awesome

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 9 years ago

fantastic spotting, Achmmad

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 9 years ago

excellent pics ! -this is an amazing-looking caterpillar...thanks.

KatCuff
KatCuff 9 years ago

He is so cool!!

achmmad
Spotted by
achmmad

Jawa Barat, Indonesia

Spotted on Mar 2, 2012
Submitted on Mar 3, 2012

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