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Float Like a Dragontail Butterfly…

Video by Kazuo Unno, wildlife photographer

The green dragontail butterfly (Lamproptera meges) is a mesmerizing insect.

Small and delicate, it is one of the few species of swallowtail butterfly with transparent wings.

The green dragontail butterfly is truly nature’s flying jewel.

If you like the butterfly, be sure to check out the dead leaf butterfly as well. Also worth viewing: the beautiful Archduke butterfly in its baby caterpillar state.

via Center for Biological Diversity

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