Friday, May 18, 2012

Common Baron Butterfly (Euthalia aconthea), Sumatra Indonesia



Photos in this post were taken in Bengkulu Sumatra Indonesia. This butterfly is from the family of Nymphalidae under genus of Euthalia. The scientific name for this species is Euthalia aconthea (Hewitson, 1874)





Scientific classification
Kingdom : Animalia
Phylum : Arthropoda - Arthropods
Class : Insecta - Insects
Order : Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths
Superfamily : Papilionoidea - Butterflies (excluding skippers)
Family : Nymphalidae - Brushfooted Butterflies
Genus: Euthalia
Species: E. aconthea
Binomial name : Euthalia aconthea (Hewitson, 1874)

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

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