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The Ruddy Daggerwing, Marpesia petreus, is a species of butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. It is found in Brazil north through Central America, Mexico, and the West Indies to southern Florida. Strays north to Arizona, Colorado, Nebraska, Kansas, and South Texas.
The wingspan is 70-95 mm.
The larvae feed on Ficus carica and Ficus citrifolia.
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- [2009-06-30 7:36]
United butterfly ...
Marpesia petreus, a good macro detail.
Strong light some effective.
POV and result impressively,good colors details and clarity in the body, fine BG
- [2009-07-01 5:35]
Nice portrait with great details and interesting POV. Well done.
what an unusual Point of view, i like to see the underside of this Ruddy Daggerwing
excellent details, colors and BG
a very beautiful shot