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Archaeoprepona caterpillar

Archaeoprepona demophon


Archaeoprepona demophon, the one-spotted prepona, banded king shoemaker, or demophon shoemaker is a butterfly belonging to the family Nymphalidae.


In the first photo you can see the caterpillar in the pre-pupal phase. In the second picture, you can see the cocoon already formed.

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Sergio Monteiro
Spotted by
Sergio Monteiro

MG, Brazil

Lat: -20.19, Long: -46.33

Spotted on Jul 20, 2017
Submitted on Jul 25, 2017

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