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Bird-sized butterfly
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Bird-sized butterfly (Troides minos)

for around 90 years, the Southern Birdwing was feted as India's largest butterfly until they found a Golden Birdwing in the Himalayas that was 4 mm's bigger than the female Southern's 19cm wingspan !!
Habitat
evergreen forest, foothills
Location
Western Ghats, India
Date taken
January 2023
Scientific name
Troides minos
Equipment used
Canon r5
that's an impressive beast, Max, and a beautiful photo you've taken of this giant, top marks, many tfs!!
 

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Category
Butterflies & Moths
Added by
max1
Date added
View count
205
Comment count
8

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/5.6
Focal length
263.0 mm
Exposure time
1/320 second(s)
ISO
200
Filename
31-15-_39A6815-2.jpg
File size
956.7 KB
Date taken
Wed, 18 January 2023 8:01 AM
Dimensions
1601px x 1603px

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