PacSci Perspectives

Fresh Sheet – April 30, 2016

by | Apr 30, 2016

This week you will find tigers, and leopards, and crows! (Oh, my!) in our Tropical Butterfly House. But don’t be afraid. They are all members of the Order Lepidoptera from Malaysia. Stop by and check them out!

Penang Butterfly Farm – Malaysia

83 – Cethosia cyane (Leopard Lacewing)
44 – Chilasa clytia  (Common Mime)
18 – Danaus vulgaris  (Blue Glassy Tiger)
05 – Euploea core  (Common Crow)
80 – Parthenos sylvia  (The Clipper)
70 – Tirumala septentrionis  (Dark Blue Tiger)

Total = 300

“Fresh Sheet” is our weekly shipment report of pupae on display in the emerging window. Visit Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House and meet our newest residents.