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Dirce Beauty Butterfly

Colobura dirce

Description:

Spotted this beautiful Dirce Beauty butterfly in the Butterfly Habitat at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Vallejo, CA.

Habitat:

Butterfly Habitat, Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Vallejo, CA.

Notes:

The Dirce Beauty, also known as the Mosaic or Zebra Mosaic, (Colobura dirce) is a butterfly of the family Nymphalidae. It is found in Central America and northern South America. The length of the fore-wings is about 33 mm. The larvae feed on Cecropia species. Wikipedia

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Dirce Beauty
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4 Comments

misako
misako 9 years ago

Thank you ToshimiDowaki!

misako
misako 9 years ago

Thank you Chief RedEarth!

misako
misako 9 years ago

Thank you for the ID NuwanChathuranga!

ToshimiDowaki
ToshimiDowaki 9 years ago

Very beautiful!

misako
Spotted by
misako

Vallejo, California, USA

Spotted on Jul 28, 2012
Submitted on Aug 5, 2012

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