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Euthalia sp.


Body covered by layer of spikey coat. Found resting at a pillar.

2 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca 9 years ago
Euthalia sp.

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Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

nice spotting!

bayucca 9 years ago

I was already happy with the genus! Thanks Keith and your experience is much more worth than mine.

EarlyStages 9 years ago

While this certainly could be a prepupal Euthalia aconthea (Baron) . . .
. . . its faded dorsal stripe is much more suggestive of E. monina, at least in my experience.

TaufiqHassan 9 years ago

Most probebly common baron. As there are indeed mango tress around where ive seen this caterpillar. Many thanks!

bayucca 9 years ago

Euthalia have these strange caterpillars. Might even be Euthalia aconthia (which would be "Baron" the other species are some kind of other Barons), there are quite variable during the different instars. That's definitely something for Keith to look at it. He has for sure the correct ID. I would be happy if my Euthalia is not completely out of the row ...

VivBraznell 9 years ago

Hi TaufiqHassan!
There are some very good photos for idents on theis website that might be helpful

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Singapore, Singapore

Spotted on Mar 20, 2012
Submitted on Mar 20, 2012

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