Butterfly ID

karyn1(7a)January 27, 2011

I was at Butterfly World last week and was unable to ID this beautiful butterfly.

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larry_gene

A birdwing butterfly, Ornithoptera Priamus. Close in appearance to the Euphorion subspecies.

Not currently listed on the Butterfly World website butterfly roster.

    Bookmark   January 28, 2011 at 1:58AM
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karyn1(7a)

Thank you Larry. It's info/pic wasn't listed in the conservatory and the volunteer working that day couldn't ID it for me either but there were quite a few flying around. It's colors, body and wings, are just beautiful, so bright.

    Bookmark   January 28, 2011 at 7:12AM
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