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Papilio paris

Classification

Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Papilionidae
Genus Papilio
Species paris

Cuticular structures

Anatomy
Scales Yes
Setae No
Other No
Structure
Diffraction grating Yes
Multilayer reflector No
3D Photonic crystals No
Other No

Image Set 1

Date added 1 Dec 2016
Submitter V.L. Wong
Institution VTEC
Organism Sex Unknown
SCAN Entry link

Camera Settings

Camera model Canon EOS 6D
Flash temperature 6000K
Additional -

Habitus View
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Color patch 1

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SEM Low-Magnification SEM High-Magnification structure 1
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Papilio paris has two distinct scale structures
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d ≈ 9 μm

SEM High-Magnification structure 2
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d ≈ 2 μm

Spectral data (6mm, 0°, 0°)* Photograph (~4cm, 0°, 0°)*
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Spectral data (6mm, 0°, 45°)* Photograph (~4cm, 0°, 45°)*
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Color patch 2

Color patch location Color patch closeup
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SEM Low-Magnification SEM High-Magnification structure 1
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Papilio paris has two distinct scale structures
TIF file (31 MB TIF)
d ≈ 9 μm

SEM High-Magnification structure 2
TIF file (31 MB TIF)
d ≈ 2 μm

Spectral data (6mm, 0°, 0°)* Photograph (~4cm, 0°, 0°)*
Raw data (53 KB TXT) TIF file (59.9 MB TIF)
Raw file (24.5 MB CR2)

Spectral data (6mm, 0°, 45°)* Photograph (~4cm, 0°, 45°)*
Raw data (54 KB TXT) TIF file (59.9 MB TIF)
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Color patch 3

Color patch location Color patch closeup
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SEM Low-Magnification SEM High-Magnification
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d ≈ 2.6 μm

Spectral data (6mm, 0°, 0°)* Photograph (~4cm, 0°, 0°)*
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Spectral data (6mm, 0°, 45°)* Photograph (~4cm, 0°, 45°)*
Raw data (52 KB TXT) TIF file (59.9 MB TIF)
Raw file (21.1 MB CR2)

Literature

Chen, J., Su, H., Song, F., Moon, W. J., Kim, Y. S., & Zhang, D. (2012). Bioinspired Au/TiO 2 photocatalyst derived from butterfly wing (Papilio paris). Journal of colloid and interface science, 370(1), 117-123. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcis.2011.12.055

Yin, C., Zhu, S., Chen, Z., Zhang, W., Gu, J., & Zhang, D. (2013). One step fabrication of C-doped BiVO 4 with hierarchical structures for a high-performance photocatalyst under visible light irradiation. Journal of Materials Chemistry A, 1(29), 8367-8378. DOI: 10.1039/C3TA11833A

Zhang, W., Zhang, D., Fan, T., Ding, J., Gu, J., Guo, Q., & Ogawa, H. (2009). Biosynthesis of cathodoluminescent zinc oxide replicas using butterfly (Papilio paris) wing scales as templates. Materials Science and Engineering: C, 29(1), 92-96. DOI: 10.1016/j.msec.2008.05.013

Zhang, Z., Yu, K., Lou, L., Yin, H., Li, B., & Zhu, Z. (2012). Morphology-controlled synthesis of ZnO replicas with photonic structures from butterfly (Papilio paris) wing scales for tunable optical properties. Nanoscale, 4(8), 2606-2612. DOI: 10.1039/C2NR30284E


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