Saturday, January 28, 2012

Striped Albatross (Appias libythea)




Those photos above were taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. Striped albatros (Appias libythea) is from the family of Pieridae genus of Appias. It has the color of white or yellow mainly, with narrow black striped at interspace of fore wings and hind wings post discal .





Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Order:Lepidoptera
Family:Pieridae
Genus:Appias
Species:A. libythea
Binomial name
Appias libythea
Fabricius, 1775

Reference:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appias_libythea


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