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Papilio polytes

Posted by
: Helen : (Helen is photographing in, Australia) on 27 April 2016 in Animal & Insect.

This is a common mormon butterfly Papilio polytes. It is widely distributed throughout Asia. They are found in Pakistan and southern Asia, including India and all regions east of it, Malaysia and Indonesia, and on the coast of southern China, the Philippine islands, and the southwestern islands of Japan.
Source : (ADW Animal Diversity Web)

Canon EOS 5D Mark III 1/125 second F/4.0 ISO 125 105 mm

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omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful composition, focus, colors, lights & bokeh!
Lovely series!

27 Apr 2016 8:16am

Martine from France

Celui-là aussi est très beau avec ses formes arrondies.

27 Apr 2016 10:47am

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful...I love this series :)))

27 Apr 2016 1:59pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

lovely buterfly. So smart colours and silouette!

27 Apr 2016 3:26pm

Philnz from Ngatea, New Zealand

Nice Series Helen. With all the info.

27 Apr 2016 5:07pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is a real beauty.

27 Apr 2016 10:46pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

A gorgeous butterfly. It sparkles! I love the pattern. A wonderful close up. Beautiful detail.

28 Apr 2016 2:00am

L'Angevine from Angers, France


28 Apr 2016 1:35pm