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Malachite Butterfly

Siproeta stelenes

Description:

A large green and black butterfly of the Family Nymphalidae. This species imitates the distasteful green and black butterfly of the Family Heliconiidae.

Habitat:

Heavy forest, Sumidero Canyon National Park along the Grijalva River, Chiapas, Mexico.

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2 Comments

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Thank you Nuwan.

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 8 years ago

beautiful butterfly and photos!

LaurenZarate
Spotted by
LaurenZarate

Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Jan 20, 2013
Submitted on Jan 26, 2013

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