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Spotting

Description:

An orange and black butterfly seen in Sarapiqui, Costa Rica.

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Monarch
Danaus plexippus Monarch butterfly - Wikipedia


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2 Comments

i_munasinghe
i_munasinghe a month ago

Great information Ornithoptera80! How can we differentiate between the two?

Ornithoptera80
Ornithoptera80 a month ago

The sub-species is (Danaus plexippus megalippe), which is a non-migratory sub-species found throughout Central America.
https://www.butterfliesofamerica.com/dan...

Chris79
Spotted by
Chris79

Heredia Province, Costa Rica

Spotted on Mar 13, 2020
Submitted on Dec 23, 2020

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