Blue Tiger butterfly photographed at Buderim, Sunshine Coast, Queensland.
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BLUE TIGER FACTS
The Blue Tiger is unmistakable with blue streaks oval spots on a dark background. They have a slow weak flight. Adults congregate in large numbers along creek banks along northern Queensland coast in dry season.
rainforest, vine thickets
lays eggs on rainforest vines. The caterpillars feed on the leaves (usually Secamone elliptica) and pupate on the plant.
coastal Queensland and New South Wales, and top of Northern Territory
|Common Name:||Blue Tiger|