Scientific name: Parthenos sylvia

Parthenos sylvia

Parthenos sylvia, the clipper, is a species of nymphalid butterfly found in South and South-East Asia, mostly in forested areas. The clipper is a fast-flying butterfly and has a habit of flying with its wings flapping stiffly between the horizontal position and a few degrees below the horizontal. It may glide between spurts of flapping

[source: wikipedia]

Share this post

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *