Hypolimnas bolina- Thanks to Chris.
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|Hypolimnas bolina or Varied Eggfly (|
(Varied eggfly, Common eggfly, Blue moon)
Varied eggfly, Common eggfly, Blue moon
Wingspan 76/86 mm
The larvae of this species feed on a variety of weedy herbs particularly ones in the Acanthaceae and Amaranthaceae as well some others are recorded such as Synedrella nodiflora, Sida acuta and Sida rhombifolia. Mature larvae 52-55 mm long, body dark brown or black with yellow lines, several reddish brown spines present; head orange brown with 2 long black spines. Adults black with a large white central spot bordered by iridescent purplish-blue on each wing; lower surface basically brown with spots and bands which may be white or orange-brown.
Again, thanks a lot to Chris for identifying this butterfly for me. May God bless you.
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Its a Varied Eggfly (Hypolimnas bolina)
Good diagonal composition, DOF and sharpness.
Hello Foozi, perfect shot of this beauty. TFS. Regards,
Hello Foozi..Black beauty ....Clour and patten look perfect...Information and composition very good...Thanks to share...Kind regards, Leyla
Awesome post of a real beauty MF Foozi. it looks wonderfully focused against the bussy background. I quite like the crop with the diagonal composition.
salam akhi Foozi
what a beautiful butterfly with fantastic colored wings. you nicely captured it in diagonal composition and nice focus. dorsal POV and colors great. nicely composed and presented with good notes. thanks for sharing.
all the best