Lepidoptera N thru Papilio - BruceBlue

Ornithoptera Croesus Croesus(Wallace's Golden Birdwing) -Male

Ornithoptera Croesus Croesus(Wallace's Golden Birdwing) -Male -Bacan Island, Indonesia -(5.5 in wingspan).

Named after the British Naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace, who discovered
the species in 1859.

This subspecies(Croesus) has a lighter golden orange color than the
subspecies Lydius and Toeantei. Furthermore, this subspecies has a
green sheen when viewed from an angle.

OrnithopteraCroesusWallace'sGoldenBirdwingMaleBacanIndonesiabutterfly