Tropical Swallowtail Moth

Subject:  Maybe a moth? Geographic location of the bug:  Subic Bay, Phillipians Date: 12/23/2017 Time: 10:29 AM EDT Your letter to the bugman:  This bug was chilling on our ship when we were docked in a Subic Bay.  The wing span, tip to tip, was about 6 inches or so. The picture was taken 10/11/2017.How … Read more

Tropical Swallowtail Moth from Singapore

Subject: Tropical Swallowtail Moth Location: Singapore July 31, 2014 10:59 pm Hi! Sorry that this is a couple of months late. I had the chance to take some pictures of this pretty thing some time back in June. It was resting on the other side of the glass pane right in front of me. Unfortunately, … Read more

Tropical Swallowtail Moth from Malaysia

Subject: Brown moth? Location: Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia July 8, 2014 9:52 pm Dear bugman, I found this little fella almost everyday with broken wing on my floor. It’s a pitiful sight and I’m wondering if there is anything I can do for these moths besides moving them away from the floor? (My house-mates always tried … Read more

Tropical Swallowtail Moth from the Philippines

Subject: Phillipino butterfly Location: Manilla, Philippines April 28, 2014 3:50 am Hello Bugman, My brother is working in the Philippines, and he found this gorgeous butterfly in the entrance to his office building today. The quality isn’t great, it was taken with his cell phone but you can still see details. I was wondering if … Read more