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Butterfly

Description:

It is a diurnal butterfly but it was sleeping posted on an abandoned wasp nest.

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4 Comments

The MnMs
The MnMs 7 years ago

Thanks Jacob,
So long without ID and finally you helped me :-)

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 7 years ago

Lovely, Marta! This is a moth in the Geometridae family. Subfamily might be Ennominae, and possibly Euchlaena.

The MnMs
The MnMs 9 years ago

I don´t know if coincidence but I saw the same type of butterfly during daylight and it is indeed yellow color.

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 9 years ago

The butterfly is the same color of the wasp nest, coincidence?

The MnMs
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Yucatán, Mexico

Spotted on Sep 12, 2011
Submitted on Sep 30, 2011

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