Branded Imperial Eooxylides tharis @ Lower Peirce by Kevin
Originally uploaded by koiyau.
Finally more pics of my own! This is a Branded Imperial butterfly (Eooxylides tharis subsp distanti) spotted at Lower Peirce reservoir at 2006.02.25. The caterpillar of this small butterfly feeds on the infamous Smilax bracteata, which is a common local forest vine which grows very aggressively.
awakening to the forest riches of macritchie, singapore
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The Branded Imperial