Trogonoptera Brookiana(Rajah Brooke's Birdwing) -Female
Trogonoptera Brookiana(Rajah Brooke's Birdwing) -Female -Malaysia -(6 in wingspan).
Rajah Brooke’s Birdwing was named after James Brooke who was the first White Rajah of Sarawak in Borneo. It is Malaysia’s National Butterfly.
However, this butterfly can be found in several countries in SouthEast Asia.
It is one of only two species in its Genus, the other being the more restricted Trojana which is
endemic to Palawan in the Philippines.
TrogonopteraBrookianaRajah Brooke's BirdwingFemaleMalaysiabutterflyBruceBlue, from
Lepidoptera after Papilio