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  • "achentw" is male
  • "achentw" started this thread

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First Name: You Chen

Country: Taiwan

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Saturday, December 21st 2013, 11:24am

A very rare Papilio ?

A friend in China shown this pic to me , he said he is so proud of this . He said this is very precious .
What do you think ?



  • "greineho" is male

Posts: 47

First Name: Horst

Country: Deutschland

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Saturday, December 21st 2013, 11:38am

Ich tippe auf eine Atrophanera-Art, vieleicht Männchen von A. nox ?
Gruss Horst :confused:



  • "kwant" is male

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First Name: Antoni

Country: Poland

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Saturday, December 21st 2013, 4:09pm

In China, flies only one species of the genus Atrophaneura - A. varuna, but it's not this species. Nearby, in Taiwan there is Atrophaneura horishana - it is not this species too. It is Atrophaneura matsudai - occurring in Borneo.

  • "Copiopteryx" is male

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First Name: Joerg

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Saturday, December 21st 2013, 4:27pm

Exactly this one has been sold on ebay as Atrophaneura matsudai (Sabah/North Borneo) for US $ 680.00 six days ago:

Atrophaneura matsudai on ebay