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Blue Pansy Butterfly, Junonia orithya - female lowerside  Blue Argus,Geotagged,Indonesia,Junonia orithya,Spring Click/tap to enlarge

Blue Pansy Butterfly, Junonia orithya - female lowerside

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''Junonia orithya'' is a nymphalid butterfly with many subspecies occurring from Africa, through southern and south-eastern Asia, and in Australia. In India, its common English name is the blue pansy, but in southern Africa it is known as the eyed pansy as the name ''blue pansy'' refers to ''Junonia oenone''. In Australia, this butterfly is known as the blue argus, but this name also is used for the ''Aricia anteros'' in Europe.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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Uploaded Oct 14, 2021. Captured Sep 26, 2021 13:36 in Jl. Jendral Sudirman No.135 Sungailiat Bangka Island, Sungailiat, Sungai Liat, Kabupaten Bangka, Kepulauan Bangka Belitung 33215, Indonesia.
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
  • f/9.0
  • 1/664s
  • ISO800
  • 100mm