Oddities and rarities
Ornithoptera croesus lydius - A colour aberration
 

O.croesus lydius - extra spots, verso

Here we are showing a nice example of colour variation. You will notice that the right hand rear wing has some large black spots, whereas the left hand hind wing does not. Also there is some variation in wing size between the right and left hand hind wings.

This specimen was submitted by an American collector. 

O.croesus lydius - extra spots, recto