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Dyson's Blue Doctor (Dyson's Metalmark)

Rhetus dysonii

Habitat:

Upper rainforest a little below 2000m.

Notes:

Photographed in the Mandor Valley directly below the ruins of Machu Picchu.

2 Species ID Suggestions

Dyson's Blue Doctor
Rhetus dysonii Butterflies of the Andes - Rhetus dysonii
bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago
Dyson's Metalmark
Rhetus dysoni caligosus Rhetus dysoni caligosus (live adults, page 1)


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28 Comments (1–25)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

Superb butterfly. Congratulations.

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Stunning - great capture!

dotun55
dotun55 8 years ago

Truly spectacular!

Kranti Dhiman
Kranti Dhiman 8 years ago

congrats ! so nice spotting !!

ToshimiDowaki
ToshimiDowaki 8 years ago

Very beautiful! Congratulations!

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 8 years ago

Freakin beautiful spotting! Well deserved congratulations!

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 8 years ago

An excellent spotting, Jim. Such a beautiful butterfly. Congrats on your SOTD.

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 8 years ago

Congratulations Jim!

Subin S
Subin S 8 years ago

Beautiful!! nice spotting
Congrats on SOTD!!

Congratulations on the SOTD, Fantastic spotting, JimSykes.

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 8 years ago

Wonderful photo, congratulations.

KatCuff
KatCuff 8 years ago

Beautiful!

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Congratulations Jim, your spectacular butterfly has been chosen spotting of the day!

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Ismael Chaves
Ismael Chaves 8 years ago

Wonderful!

JC_Forester
JC_Forester 8 years ago

Nice spotting!

VitoSarancha
VitoSarancha 8 years ago

genial spot!

Rubens Araujo
Rubens Araujo 8 years ago

Beautiful !

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 8 years ago

Wow!!!!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 8 years ago

Gorgeous!!

MrsPbio
MrsPbio 8 years ago

Wow wow WOW!!!!!

Debbie Stewart
Debbie Stewart 8 years ago

Amazing colours Jim!

vicki.bridges1
vicki.bridges1 8 years ago

Apologies. Disabled hands inadvertently pressed "Cub". Will be more careful proceeding. Wonderful site. Yes, read "Mission Statement". Again, no harm meant. Victoria

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Welcome to Project Noah, Jim! Let me tell you one thing: you will have a lot of fun!!

Stanislav Greš
Stanislav Greš 8 years ago

magnificent

vivianpoma
vivianpoma 8 years ago

really wonderful!

JimSykes
Spotted by
JimSykes

Cuzco, Peru

Spotted on May 2, 2013
Submitted on Jul 2, 2013

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