The Emerald Swallowtail (Papilio palinurus) is a butterfly found primarily in South East Asia. It is also referred to as Emerald Peacock or Green-banded Peacock Swallowtail.
There are several subspecies (from Burma, Borneo, Indonesia, Nias and the Philippines).
The wingspan is about 100 mm.
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