Classification
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  • English
    • Brushfoot Butterflies
    • Brush-footed Butterflies
    • Brushfooted Butterflies
    • anglewings
    • Four-footed butterflies
  • Scientific Names
    • Nymphalidae
  • Spanish
    • Mariposas patas de cepillo

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Elf Microtia elva

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magazhu

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December 21, 2014

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Banded Peacock Anartia fatima

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December 21, 2014

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幻紫斑蛺蝶 Hypolimnas bolina ssp. kezia

Observer

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Date

December 21, 2014 11:59 AM HKT

Description

幻紫斑蛺蝶 (Hypolimnas bolina kezia) 又稱 Great Egg-fly 及 琉球紫蝶!

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Satyrs Subfamily Satyrinae

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muir

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December 4, 2014 09:11 AM SAST

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Viceroy Limenitis archippus

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annikaml

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May 4, 2012 08:26 AM CDT

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francisco3

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December 20, 2014 01:54 PM HST

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Mariposa reina Danaus gilippus

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francisco3

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December 20, 2014 01:35 PM HST

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Mariposa anartia Anartia jatrophae

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francisco3

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December 20, 2014 01:28 PM HST

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Mariposa cebra Heliconius charithonia

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francisco3

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December 20, 2014 01:24 PM HST

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francisco3

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December 20, 2014 01:18 PM HST

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Mariposa ojo de venado de manglar Junonia genoveva

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francisco3

Date

December 20, 2014 01:11 PM HST

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muir

Date

December 3, 2014 04:29 PM SAST
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Description from Wikipedia

Nymphalidae is the largest family of butterflies with about 6,000 species distributed throughout most of the world. These are usually medium sized to large butterflies. Most species have a reduced pair of forelegs and many hold their colourful wings flat when resting. They are also called brush-footed butterflies or four-footed butterflies. Many species are brightly colored and include popular species such as the emperors, admirals, tortoiseshells, and fritillaries. However, the underwings are in contrast often dull...

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