Approximate size of specimen:
5 inch wingspan
Interesting Facts about Ornithoptera priamus:
Also known as the common green birdwing, Cape York birdwing, Praim’s birdwing, or Northern birdwing, Ornithoptera priamus is found in the Moluccas, Papua New Guinea, Bismarck Archipelago, Solomon Islands, and North-East Australia. It was named after Priam, the king of Troy, during the Trojan War.
Ornithoptera priamus poseidon framed green birdwing butterfly pair male female Papua New Guinea
Ornithoptera priamus poseidon birdwing black gold butterfly female Papua New Guinea
Ornithoptera rothschildi priamus green gold birdwing butterflies Papua New Guinea