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Butterfly 88


Butterfly 88
Photo Information
Copyright: Raimundo Mesquita (mesquens) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 168 W: 9 N: 287] (2073)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-02-11
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX200 IS
Exposure: f/3.2, 1/125 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-02-15 9:01
Viewed: 3620
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note [Portuguese]
Diaethria clymena is a member of the family NYMPHALIDAE from Neotropic (South America).
Description
The forewings are black. At the wing tip there is a very thin and short blue stripe. The wing is dominated by a blue band.
The underside of Diaethria clymena is red, but the outer edge is black. The black outer edge contains two thin white stripes.


The hind wings of Diaethria clymena are black. At the back edge there is a blue band.
The underside is white. In the middle of the wing you can see two times the cipher eight. One of these ciphers is a little bit misshapen. At the outer edge there are three black lines. Next to the body there are also two black lines. Furthermore the wing leading edge is red.

The body is black, but the underside has some white stripes.
Distribution
Diaethria clymena is a butterfly from the Neotropic (South America). The distribution extends from Guatemala to Peru and Brazil.
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What a butterfly! Excellent picture! regards Yiannis

Hello Raimundo,
This is really unusual for me and very beautiful. Fascinating!
Neels

PS: Do they all play with number 88?

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  • tcr Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 158 W: 8 N: 538] (3384)
  • [2011-02-15 12:52]

Olá.
Taí uma borboleta que ainda não achei por aqui. Espécie bastante fotogênica, ótima saturação de cores, contraste e exposição.
Até a próxima.

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