Papilio palinurus palinurus (Banded Peacock).

Papilio palinurus palinurus (Banded Peacock). Found 5 Nov. 2017. Posted 22 Nov. 2017

L.M.J.C

This trip was on 09-10 September 2017. Only 1 night but it was a very fruitful trip. I managed to photograph a few new species which is not in my photo collection yet. This is the reason I said that this trip was a very fruitful.

Before proceeded to our main destination, we were stop by at Ranau.

Idea stolli (The Common Tree Nymph).
Idea stolli (The Common Tree Nymph).
Eurema hecabe. Common Grass Yellow. Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 27 Sept. 2017
Papilio demolion (Banded Swallowtail). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 27 Sept. 2017
Black Rose ( Pachliopta aristolochiae antiphus). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 27 Sept. 2017.
A mating pair of moth. Eupterote naessigi (Eupterotidae)
Pyrops sultanus. Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 27 Sept. 2017.
Macracantha arcuata?
Bassarona dunya (Pearl’s Necklace)
Bassarona dunya (Pearl’s Necklace)
Notocrypta paralysos (The Banded Demon)

We proceeded to our main destination by afternoon. Walking about 2 Kilometers. I saw some butterflies near small stream and puddle but I did not managed to get any shot.

Hapalopeza sp. ID by Kurt Orion G. Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 27 Sept. 2017
Aerodynamic body structured of a Weevil.
Coreidae, Dalader sp. ID by Jerome Constant

We started our night macro after simple dinner. Our night walk accompanied by a couple from England who asked to join us. At least they spotted a Metaphrynella sundana (Tree Hole Narrow-mouthed Frog) for us.

Katydid. Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 27 Sept. 2017
Katydid. Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 27 Sept. 2017
Robberfly. Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 27 Sept. 2017
Heteropoda sp.
Microhyla malang. (Borneo Narrow-mouthed Frog). Posted 20 Sept. 2017
Microhyla malang. (Borneo Narrow-mouthed Frog). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 24 Oct. 2017
Metaphrynella sundana (Tree Hole Narrow-mouthed Frog)? Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted Oct. 2017
Staurois guttatus (Black-spotted Rock Skipper). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 30 Oct. 2017
Staurois guttatus (Black-spotted Rock Skipper). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 30 Oct. 2017.
Trilobite beetle. Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 28 Sept. 2017
Apogonia sp. Apogonia expeditionis?
Indigo Flycatcher (Eumyias indigo)? Found 9 Sept. 2017 during night walk. Posted 4 Oct. 2017.
Leptobrachium abbotti (Lowland Litter Frog). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 20 Oct. 2017
Leptobrachium abbotti (Lowland Litter Frog). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 20 Oct. 2017
Katydid. Found 9 Sept 2017. Posted 26 Oct. 2017
Monkey Grasshopper (Eumastacidae). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 20 Oct. 2017

Another glory on the next morning;

Pyrops whiteheadi. This species is totally new encountered for two of my friends.
Leaf beetle (Chrysomelidae). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 6 Oct. 2017
Dung Beetle (Scarabaeidae)
Discophora timora (The Great Duffer). ID by Sunny Chir. Found 10 Sept. 2017. Posted 5 Oct. 2017
Discophora timora (The Great Duffer). ID by Sunny Chir. Found 10 Sept. 2017. Posted 5 Oct. 2017
Cepora judith (Orange Gull). Found 9 Oct. 2017. Posted 31 Oct. 2017
Zeltus amasa maximinianus (Fluffy Tit)
Zeltus amasa maximinianus (Fluffy Tit)
Lethe mekara (Bambo Brown Forester). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 26 Oct. 2017
Lethe mekara (Bambo Brown Forester)
Chersonesia rahria (Common Small Orange Mappwing). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 26 Oct. 2017
Chersonesia rahria (Common Small Orange Mappwing). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 26 Oct. 2017. Heavily cropped.
Udara dilecta.
Margined Lineblue. Prosotas pia. Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 31 Oct. 2017
Celastrina lavendularis (Plain Hedge Blue). ID by Chey Vun Khen
Prosotas nora (Common Line Blue). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 1 Nov. 2017
Caleta elna elvira (The Elbowed Pierrot). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 1 Nov. 2017
Vindula dejone (The Cruiser). ID by Lc Goh. Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 6 Nov. 2017
Graphium antiphates itamputi (The Fivebar Swordtail). Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 9 Nov. 2017
Polyura athamas (Common Nawab).
Charaxes bernardus (Tawny Rajah)
Curetis sp. ID help appreciated. We were about to leave this jungle camp when one of my friend spotted this butterfly visiting our jungle dining hall.

 

Lethe mekara (Bambo Brown Forester)

Found 9 Sept. 2017. Posted 26 Oct. 2017

This butterfly always prefer shadow area.

Ixias pyrene undatus (Yellow Orange Tip)

Troides amphrysus (Malayan Birdwing)

Male
Male

Carabidae (Ground Beetle)

Unknown ID