Papilio forbesi is a butterfly from Sumatera – Indonesia. This butterfly is a member of the family PAPILIONIDAE. Papilio forbesi is black. It has white spots and yellow orange areas.
The fore wings are black. At the edge there a many, brown stripes.
The underside of Papilio forbesi is very similar to the upside.
The hind wings of Papilio forbesi are black. The edge is wavy. At the edge there are some yellowish spots.
The underside is black. Next to the body there is a red spot. A large yellow orange area with black spots dominates the wing.
The body (abdomen) is black. The thorax is black. The head is black.