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Common Lime butterfly (Papilio demoleus)

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''Papilio demoleus'' is a common and widespread swallowtail butterfly. It gets its common names from its host plants, which are usually citrus species such as the cultivated lime. Unlike most swallowtail butterflies, it does not have a prominent tail. The butterfly has also been referred to as the ''Butterfly of Death'', a name it shares with a morphologically similar species, ''Papilio demodocus'', which flies in Africa. The butterfly is a pest and invasive species from the Old World which has.. more

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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Uploaded Jan 12, 2020. Captured Jan 7, 2020 09:48 in Jl. Palasari, Sundawenang, Kec. Parung Kuda, Sukabumi Regency, Jawa Barat 43357, Indonesia.
  • Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
  • f/4.5
  • 1/1024s
  • ISO800
  • 100mm