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Eastern Blue Beauty

Protogoniomorpha temora

Description:

Protogoniomorpha temora, the Blue Mother-of-Pearl or Eastern Blue Beauty, is a butterfly in the Nymphalidae family.

Habitat:

Seen on bushes by the side of a dirt road running through the edge of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest, SW Uganda.

1 Species ID Suggestions

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago
Eastern Blue Beauty
Protogoniomorpha temora Eastern Blue Beauty | Project Noah


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7 Comments

pamsai
pamsai 7 years ago

thanks everyone for all the favs...

pamsai
pamsai 7 years ago

Oh I knew that... thanks bayucca. I wonder how I missed this one! Ahaha, I had put in all the info and just forgot to put in the name! Getting too old!!

bayucca
bayucca 7 years ago

Should be Protogoniomorpha temora formerly called Salamis temora.
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/478...

pamsai
pamsai 7 years ago

thanks Rieko

RiekoS
RiekoS 7 years ago

Nice.

pamsai
pamsai 7 years ago

thanks Kathleen, and there are more to come. Saw some beautiful ones deeper into the forest! So far have just been walking along the dirt road...

Another beautiful butterfly for your collection! Very nice.

pamsai
Spotted by
pamsai

Kanungu, Uganda

Spotted on Jul 16, 2014
Submitted on Aug 18, 2014

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