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Byblia anvatara

Byblia anvatara
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Copyright: MIKE WNR (drmw) Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 15 W: 0 N: 98] (1192)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2003-10
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon EOS 60D, Canon EF 28-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-02-16 14:27
Viewed: 7499
Points: 2
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Byblia anvatara.

The African Joker.

One of 2 sps of Byblia.

Cf the Joker...Byblia ilithyia.( found also in S. India and Sri Lanka).

A Nymphalid. A Savannah sps. Fly in a similar way to nepsis. Rarely visit flowers. Tend to visit damaged plats for the sap. Larvae feed on Euphorbiaceae.

Found in tropical Africa.

This specimen ( a bit past its best) photographed in Techiman area Ghana.

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New specie on TREKdany13 1 02-17 14:09
To dany13: Byblia spsdrmw 1 02-17 01:12
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Hello Mike i see this specie for the first time Thanks for sharing this right shot! Dany

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