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 Post subject: Big Beautiful Iridescent Green / Black Nymphalidae
PostPosted: Fri Jan 20, 2012 2:11 pm 
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I found this big butterfly flying in my kitchen last evening. I first I thought it was a Morpho but the verso is all wrong. I have been unable to find it on Butterflies of America, possibly it is a Prepona sp. ? But it seems a little big for this.


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 Post subject: Re: Big Beautiful Iridescent Green / Black Nymphalidae
PostPosted: Fri Jan 20, 2012 2:23 pm 
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Archaeoprepona demophon (demophon), I would say.
http://www.neotropicalbutterflies.com/S ... ophon.html


 
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