September 9, 18, 26. Philippine Butterflies - Definitives
APO Production Unit, Inc. Perf. 14 1/4
Singles, Sheets of 100 (10 x 10) (4p & 9p);
Sheets of 50 (5 x 10) (30p, 100p)
2006, September 9:
brassolis justini - Singles (140,000)*
Lexias satrapes amlana - Singles (3,100,000)**
* Original quantity is 100,000 plus renegotiated quantity of
** Original quantity is 2,000,000 plus additional printing of
1,000,000 and renegotiated quantity of 100,000.
2006, September 18:
nero domitia - Singles (300,000)
2006, September 26:
100p Cepora aspasia olga
Ngo Tiong Tak
butterflies from the collection of Justin "Tiny" Nuyda
First Day Covers: Manila
Liphyra brassolis justini.
A butterfly found in Australia and Asia, particularly in the
Philippines. Belongs to
the Lycaenids or Blues family.
The larvae are predatory and feed on ant larvae.
This is one of the largest species of Lycaenid butterfly.
Lexias satrapes amlana.
This stunning Nymphalid from Negros
Island is Lexias satrapes amlana. This is perhaps the largest
species of Lexias in the world.
30p. Appias nero domitia.
Found mostly in Luzon, Marinduque,