Paper Kite Butterfly – Idea leuconoe
Also commonly called Rice Paper Butterfly, Tree Nymph Butterfly ~ These beautiful butterflies are common residents of butterfly greenhouses and live butterfly expositions but are originally from souteast Asia.
The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House which can be found in Faust County Park in West St. Louis County, Missouri USA. It is open to the public from Memorial Day to Labor day each year.
Nikon D40X with Nikon 300mm VR lens ~ Hand held.