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Marpesia Butterfly

Description:

Marpesia butterfly from the Osa Peninsula, probable Marpesia Furcula (Marpesia iole)

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5 Comments

Diaz José Miguel
Diaz José Miguel 3 days ago

Thank you all for your comments.

i_munasinghe
i_munasinghe a week ago

Oh okay, thankyou so much Saturniidae27!! :)

Saturniidae27
Saturniidae27 a week ago

It seems like Marpesia iole is a synonym for Marpesia frucula, which can only indicate this butterfly can only be Marpesia frucula.

i_munasinghe
i_munasinghe 2 weeks ago

And what is the difference between Marpesia frucula and Marpesia iole? 🤔
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marpesia...

i_munasinghe
i_munasinghe 2 weeks ago

Oh never seen a butterfly like this! Gorgeous colours!!!

Diaz José Miguel
Spotted by
Diaz José Miguel

Bahía Ballena, Costa Rica

Spotted on Jun 26, 2020
Submitted on Jun 26, 2020

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