Ideopsis juventa: Grey Glassy Tiger Butterfly

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The Wood Nymph, Gray Glassy Tiger, or Grey Glassy Tiger [Ideopsis juventa] is a species of nymphalid butterfly in the Danainae subfamily. It is found in Southeast Asia.

This butterfly is dark gray or black with two rows of circular white dots along the margins of its wings and any elongated white patchs closer to the body. The elongated white patches appear to radiate from the thorax.

Photo: Florida Museum of Natural History, Butterfly Rainforest, Gainesville, Florida  [20140727]

Source: Wikipedia


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