Menelaus Morpho

Morpho menelaus

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The Menelaus blue morpho (Morpho menelaus) is one of thirty species of butterfly in the Morphinae subfamily. Its wingspan is approximately 12 cm, and its dorsal forewings and hindwings are a bright, iridescent blue edged with black, while the ventral surfaces are brown. Its iridescent wings are an area of interest in research because of its unique microstructure. Due to its characteristic blue color, Morpho menelaus is considered highly valuable among collectors and was widel

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