Classification
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All Names

  • Korean
    • 네발나비과
  • English
    • Brush-footed Butterflies
    • Brushfoot Butterflies
    • Four-footed butterflies
  • Scientific Names
    • Nymphalidae
  • Spanish
    • Mariposas patas de cepillo
  • German
    • Edelfalter
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 蛺蝶科

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Recent observations

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julio

Date

January 16, 2017 12:05 PM CST

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julio

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January 16, 2017 12:29 PM CST

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What

Common Morpho Morpho helenor

Observer

idlegrraphics

Date

May 20, 2016 05:10 PM CDT

Description

después de una carrera para alcanzarla, reviso las fotos y salieron mal...

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Cracker Butterflies Genus Hamadryas

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graciela_numa

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January 17, 2017 02:10 PM CST

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Variegated Fritillary Euptoieta claudia

Observer

oz4caster

Date

January 20, 2017 02:24 PM CST

Description

Followed this one around a bit to get several photos.

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Karwinski's Beauty Smyrna karwinskii

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huracan

Date

January 23, 2017 09:24 PM CST

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Zebra Longwing Heliconius charithonia

Observer

gpstewart

Date

January 22, 2017 02:45 PM CST

Description

Birding Center, South Padre Island, Cameron Co TX

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Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae

Observer

gpstewart

Date

January 22, 2017 02:43 PM CST

Description

Birding Center, South Padre Island, Cameron Co TX

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American Snout Libytheana carinenta

Observer

gpstewart

Date

January 22, 2017 02:42 PM CST

Description

Birding Center, South Padre Island, Cameron Co TX

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Queen Danaus gilippus

Observer

gpstewart

Date

January 22, 2017 10:29 AM CST

Description

Birding Center, South Padre Island, Cameron Co TX

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Common Buckeye Junonia coenia

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oz4caster

Date

January 20, 2017 02:27 PM CST

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Mexican Silverspot Dione moneta

Observer

aztekium

Date

April 10, 2015 11:38 AM +05
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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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