White-barred Charaxes

(Charaxes brutus)

White-barred Charaxes
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Plant Association: 

Larvae feed on Blighia unifugata, Ekebergia capensis, Entandrophagma delevoi, and Trichelia dregeana.

Interesting Fact: 

The white-barred charaxes is one of the fastest butterflies in the world. It can reach speeds of up to 40 miles per hour.

Photograph by: 
Muhammad Mahdi Karim