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Blue Morpho butterfly

Morpho menelaus


I had to wait almost an hour for the butterfly to open the wings

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"Menelaus Morpho"
Morpho menelaus amathonte Morpho menelaus amathonte thumbnails

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Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 7 years ago

Thanks guys!

LeanneGardner 7 years ago

....and how lucky are we all that you waited. Well worth it Juan. Incredibly beautiful butterfly. Congratulations :)

StephenSolomons 7 years ago

worth every second. That is a beautiful shot

rams4d 7 years ago

Hey esa no la había visto, super sólida !!!

staccyh 7 years ago

It was worth the wait! Awesome photos :)

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 8 years ago

Thanks Gerardo

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 8 years ago

Wow another fantastic spot :)

Billo-kun 8 years ago

Amazing! :o

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

aah velvet ! - worth the wait. Thanks Juan

LaurenZarate 8 years ago

This just takes your breath away, it is so beautiful! So glad you waited!

YukoChartraw 8 years ago

OH. MY. GOSH! So so so so beautiful! I'm so glad you didn't give up! Thanks for sharing this amazing photos!

iamcherreymaiya 8 years ago

this is awesome! i used to call myself the Blue Butterfly.. and this kind of blue is what i've always imagined!

LuisStevens 8 years ago

I dont't know if I would wait an hour for a spotting, but for this one I'll do it. Beautiful spotting Juan.

jprat001 8 years ago

awesome color. thank you for waiting all that time to show us!

rubens.luciano 8 years ago


Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 9 years ago

Wow! It was worth the wait

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 9 years ago

Your patience paid off. Very beautiful shots. Good it did not fly away before you had your shots.

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 9 years ago

Great spot!

Amazing !

pennymomof2 9 years ago


Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 9 years ago

Thanks for the correction Jolly!

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 9 years ago

Morpho didius is supposed to be found in Peru. I did not know you have them in Panama. Very beautiful butterfly.

Beautiful colors, worth waiting for 1 hour Juan!!!!!!!!

Juan DiTrani
Spotted by
Juan DiTrani

Colón, Panama

Spotted on Jul 13, 2012
Submitted on Jul 17, 2012

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