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common birdwing (Troides helena)
Subject: common birdwing (Troides helena)
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Resolution: 3600x2700 File Size: 947128 Bytes Date: 2013:05:25 09:17:43 Camera: Canon EOS 1100D (Canon) F number: f/5.6 Exposure: 1/40 sec Focal Length: 250/1 Upload Date: 2017:04:03 10:36:31

common birdwing (Troides helena)

English: Upperside of Troides helena at Manado, North Sulawesi
Bahasa Indonesia: Upperside of Troides helena di Manado, Sulawesi Utara
Date 25 May 2013, 09:17:43
Author A.S.Kono

The common birdwing (Troides helena) is a butterfly belonging to the family Papilionidae. Globally it is found in Nepal, India, Bangladesh, Myanmar, peninsular and eastern Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Laos, Kampuchea, Thailand, Vietnam, southern China including Hainan, and Hong Kong.

Troides helena, also called Common Birdwing is a butterfly from Australasia / Indomalaya ecozone (Australia). The first description was in 1758 by Linnaeus. The wingspan is about 13 – 17 cm. This butterfly is a member of the family PAPILIONIDAE. Troides helena is black. The hind wings are golden. The females are dark-brown and larger than the males. They have black spots on their hind wings.

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