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Carterito - Bluepostman - Smallpostman

Heliconius erato chestertonii

Description:

Mariposa Heliconius erato chestertonii conocida en Colombia como carterita. Es un lujo verle exhibir su color azul zafiro iridiscente el cual intenta ocultar prefiriendo el sombrío de bosques y cafetales. Orden: LEPIDOPTERA Familia: Nymphalidae Genero: Heliconius Nombres comunes: Carterita, Carterita Azul Nombre científico: Heliconius erato chestertonii Nombre en ingles: Blue Postman, small postman

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2 Comments

bayucca
bayucca a month ago

Wonderful one!!

Brian38
Brian38 2 months ago

Stunning! It's great to see butterflies from Colombia.

Caldas, Colombia

Spotted on Feb 9, 2024
Submitted on Feb 9, 2024

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