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butterfly

Description:

large owl butterfly, 4"

Habitat:

amazon

Notes:

I spotted this in Tupana Aru reserve. Looks a little like Caligo teucer but it's probably not that.

1 Species ID Suggestions

LeonardoMB
LeonardoMB 7 years ago
Illioneus Giant Owl
Caligo illioneus praxsiodus


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2 Comments

dandoucette
dandoucette 7 years ago

Thanks for the comment k.andrews and the ID suggestion Leonardo. However I'm not certain that it is Caligo illioneus praxsiodus. To me, some of the markings don't match. I'd like more confirmation on this one.

Kyle A
Kyle A 7 years ago

Very nice. Thanks for sharing.

dandoucette
Spotted by
dandoucette

Yavari, Loreto, Peru

Spotted on Dec 9, 2012
Submitted on Aug 6, 2013

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