Ornithoptera tithonus


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The Tithonus Birdwing (Ornithoptera tithonus) is a species of birdwing butterfly is found on Irian and other neighbouring islands.

Ornithoptera tithonus is, like all other birdwing butterflies, a strictly protected species. It is listed in appendix II of CITES, restricting international export to those who have been granted a permit. source

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