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The Spotted Sawtooth, Fraser's Hill, 07/08/2012

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The Spotted Sawtooth, Fraser's Hill, 07/08/2012

Postby kctsang » Mon Aug 13, 2012 9:30 pm

The Prioneris thestylis malaccana has micro sawlike structures on its' leading edge of the wing
thus its' name .... :D :D :D

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Re: The Spotted Sawtooth, Fraser's Hill, 07/08/2012

Postby soon chye » Tue Aug 14, 2012 7:54 am

First time seeing this species :thumbsup:
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Re: The Spotted Sawtooth, Fraser's Hill, 07/08/2012

Postby green baron » Tue Aug 14, 2012 9:42 pm

KC,
The flash really brings out the color ! :thumbsup:

Soon Chye,
This species is less common than Redspot Sawtooth but not uncommon on mid and high elevation. I have photographed this at Jeriau waterfall.
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Re: The Spotted Sawtooth, Fraser's Hill, 07/08/2012

Postby green baron » Tue Aug 14, 2012 11:28 pm

lemonlemon wrote:Soon Chye,
.. i was hoping to see the forest whites and the malayan albatross again we saw on the very first waterfall but never did! along with Una usta... :cry:
save those for my next trip to frasers! :giggle:


Aiyo, those are common species, will be there waiting for you the next time. :thumbsup:

You have seem more rare species in this trip than most butterfly shooters in Singapore in all their trips to Malaysia :bang: :lol:
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