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Butterfly ID

Posted by karyn1 7a (My Page) on
Thu, Jan 27, 11 at 20:49

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

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RE: Butterfly ID

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

Not currently listed on the Butterfly World website butterfly roster.

RE: Butterfly ID

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.

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