Blue Mountain Butterfly Papilio ulysses

Blacker than the night. Recent reserach has found that the black pigments in this butterfly is reinforced to make it contrast strongly with the blue.

Name: Ulysses Swallowtail

Latin: Papilio ulysses

Family: Papilionidae

Origin: Australia

Food plant: Citrus Family

Ulysses swallowtail Papilio ulysses
Papilio ulysses Blue Mountain Butterfly