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All species pictured have their DNA in the Barcode of Life Database.


Acraea andromacha

Glasswing

Cupha prosope

Australian Rustic

Danaus affinis

Black and White Tiger

Danaus chrysippus

       

Danaus plexippus

Euploea core

Euploea tullionus

Hypocysta adiante

       

Hypocysta irius

Hypocysta metirius

Hypolimnas alimena

Hypolimnas anomala

 

 

 

 

Hypolimnas bolina

Junonia hedonia

Junonia orithya

Junonia villida

 

 

 

 

Melanitis leda

Mycalesis terminus

Mycalesis perseus

Neptis praslini
       

Polyura sempronius

Tellervo zoilus

Tirumala hamata

Vindula arsinoe

Cruiser

 

 

 

 

 

   

Ypthima arctous

     
       

References:

Insects of Australia (Chapter 41: Lepidoptera)

E.S. Nielson and I.F.B. Common

CSIRO, Division of Entomology

1137pp (2 volumes), Melbourne University Press, 2nd Edition 1999.

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Butterflies of Australia

Braby, Michael F.

CSIRO Publishing, 2 volumes, 2000

 

Australian Tropical Butterflies

Valentine, Peter

Photography: Clifford & Dawn Frith

Tropical Australian Graphics, 1988

 

For a more extensive coverage of the butterfly families link to the following site:

Butterflies of the Townsville Area - Peter Valentine

http://www.tesag.jcu.edu.au/staff/psv/butterflyTSV.html