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A Great Mormon (Papilio memnon) (best viewed large)

By gconant  
Indigenous to parts of southern Asia and South East Asia.
There are thirteen subspecies of the Great Mormon.
They are sexually polymorphic. (Males and females look distinctly different, and the females can be found in several colors and patterns.

Glenn

. . . a butterfly is like the soul of a person; . . . It dries out in captivity. - Marlene Van Niekerk

Tags: Butterflies Wildlife and nature Papilio memnon Lepidoptery Great Mormons

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Comments


Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
17 Sep 2020 12:15AM
Another beautiful and colourful capture Glenn. You do know where to find the most lovely ones.
17 Sep 2020 12:18AM
Beautiful butterfly, excellently presented Glenn,
Fred.
Chinga Plus
9 3 2 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2020 12:25AM
Wonderful image, stunning subject...
Isabel GrinGrin
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2020 12:30AM
Very beautiful!
17 Sep 2020 12:52AM
A beautiful macro image of this Great Mormon Butterfly.
debu 10 India
17 Sep 2020 12:58AM
Beautiful image and nicely presented.
Debu
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
17 Sep 2020 1:38AM
A fabulous butterfly and image of!
Alfie_P Plus
13 678 2 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2020 1:42AM
Splendid image Glenn 😊

😎
17 Sep 2020 5:45AM
A real beauty, Glenn.

Mike
17 Sep 2020 6:22AM
When I see a fabulous picture like this any sense of self importance pales into insignificance when I see this sample of the world of the great Cdeator. David
17 Sep 2020 9:11AM
Beautiful image.
carol01 8 35
17 Sep 2020 11:52AM
Beautiful butterfly and colours are lovely

Carol
Joline Plus
14 30 58 United States
17 Sep 2020 12:23PM
Totally gorgeous. Where are you seeing these? A fine collection.
peterkin 16 668 England
17 Sep 2020 2:00PM
Terrific photo, Glenn. That's a beautiful butterfly.

Peter
manicam 16 44 1 Canada
17 Sep 2020 2:04PM
Amazing 😉 amazing 😉 Glenn

Sherman
Saastad Plus
1 16 6 Norway
17 Sep 2020 10:01PM
My award!

Arne Smile
sparrowhawk Plus
11 282 2 United Kingdom
17 Sep 2020 10:53PM
so beautiful

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