SUMMARY | PHOTO GALLERY | NEXT | PREVIOUS | | LEXICON

NATURE & GASTRONOMY

 

 

 

  Common Mormon (male)

 

PREVIOUS BUTTERFLY NEXT BUTTERFLY Thailand

A male Common Mormon, spotted in Buriram. It is swallow-tailed and mainly black, with a series of white spots on the forewing that decrease in size towards the apex, and a complete band of elongated white spots on the upper side of the hind-wing.

 

Myanmar

In addition, the male has a series of white spots on the hindwing's edge, alternating with the main black ground colour, and its body is black with some white spots. The male in this picture was spotted in Rangoon, Burma. See also List of Thai Insect Names.

INDEX BUTTERFLIES & MOTHS

 

  Common Mormon (male)