The blue glassy tiger (Ideopsis vulgaris)

Ideopsis (Radena) vulgaris macrina or the blue glassy tiger is a common Danaid butterfly of the Nymphalidae family in Peninsular Malaysia. It is mimicked by the common mime.

Ideopsis vulgaris, blue glassy tiger, butterfly Nymphalidae

NIKON Coolpix E5700, 71.2 mm, 1/500 sec, F/7.4, ISO100, flash

Ideopsis vulgaris feeding on Lantana camara flowers, Semenyih, Malaysia

Ideopsis vulgaris, blue glassy tiger, butterfly Nymphalidae, Lantana camara

Ideopsis vulgaris, blue glassy tiger, butterfly Nymphalidae

Ideopsis vulgaris, blue glassy tiger, butterfly Nymphalidae

NIKON Coolpix E5700, 71.2 mm, 1/250 sec, F/7.4, ISO100, flash

Ideopsis vulgaris feeding on Heliotropium indicum flowers, Tambun, Malaysia

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