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Anteros carausius

Description:

This beautiful colored butterfly with very furry legs, is scientifically named Anteros carausius (Riodinidae), a neotropical species which can be found from Mexico to Colombia.

Habitat:

This small butterfly was shelter from the rain under an almond leaf , I could not take more photos with my cell phone . someday buy a camera with better macro approach.

Notes:

http://www.naba.org/chapters/nabast/Ante... http://butterfliesofamerica.com/t/Antero...

3 Comments

Nacho Garcia
Nacho Garcia 6 years ago

Si que es bonita, sus colores metalicos es una joya con alas!

Nacho Garcia
Nacho Garcia 6 years ago

looking at species that have posted here in Project Noah , only appear three spoting of http://www.projectnoah.org/organisms?sea...

Nacho Garcia
Nacho Garcia 6 years ago

thanks for the identification of the species Reza Hashemizadeh , is very friendly !

Nacho Garcia
Spotted by
Nacho Garcia

Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico

Spotted on May 13, 2015
Submitted on May 13, 2015

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