PacSci Perspectives

Fresh Sheet – May 21, 2016

by | May 21, 2016

Graphium agamemnon

Graphium agamemnon

This week’s pupae shipment may not be large but it is luxurious! Colorful butterflies from all over the world were sent to us from a domestic importer. Come and enjoy seeing some species that we rarely get to view flying in our Tropical Butterfly House. You won’t be disappointed!

LPS-LLC
Denver, CO

10 – Catopsilia pyranthe (Mottled Emigrant)
10 – Cethosia cyane (Leopard Lacewing)
1 – Charaxes brutus (White-barred Charaxes)
5 – Charaxes castor (Giant Charaxes)
5 – Charaxes cithaeron (Blue-spotted Charaxes)
5 – Charaxes varanes (Pearl Charexes)
2 – Charaxes violetta (Violet-spotted Emperor)
3 – Chilasa clytia (Common Mime)
10 – Doleschalia bisaltide (Autumn Leaf)
10 – Graphium agamemnon (Tailed Jay)
5 – Graphium antheus (Large Striped Swordtail)
5 – Graphium colonna (Mamba Swordtail)
30 – Hypolimnas bolina (Blue moon)
10 – Idea leuconoe (Paper Kite)
5 – Pachliopta kotzebuea (Pink Rose)
5 – Papilio demodocus (Orchard Swallowtail)
5 – Papilio lowii (Sunset Swallowtail)
9 – Papilio nephelus (Yellow Helen)
5 – Papilio nireus (Blue-banded Swallowtail)
5 – Papilio palinurus (Banded Peacock)
5 – Papilio rumanzovia (Crimson Swallowtail)
5 – Parthenos sylvia lilacinus (Blue Clipper)
5 – Parthenos sylvia philippensis (The Clipper)
5 – Parthenos sylvia violaceae (Violet Clipper)
10 – Troides rhadamantus plateni (Platen’s Birdwing)

Total = 175

“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.

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