I’m Batwing!

This guy (I think it is a male) is the black Atrophaneura Varuna or Batwing Butterfly; a member of the swallowtail family sans the tail.  Of all the butterflies at the wonderland, this one stood out the most!


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16 Responses to I’m Batwing!

  1. Amanda Lyle says:

    Great shot! He’s a beauty!

  2. Dina says:

    Wow, significant and very beautiful! 🙂

  3. Timothy Price says:

    Lovely color on that one.

  4. DelBlogger says:

    Wow, such a unique color combination – I am sure the birds are attracted to them as well….

  5. Wow! Incredible! Putting that place on my photo-bucket list!

  6. If yu value your sanity NEVER watch the movie The Wild World of Batwoman…

  7. Talk about *velvety*!! Whoa.

  8. ChgoJohn says:

    Had no idea such a butterfly existed and your photo sent me to google to find our where it’s from. What a beauty!

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