Caligo brasiliensis sulanus Fruhstorfer, (Dark Owl-Butterfly). Pinned Specimens photo collection Page 1: · Pinned Specimens photo collection Page 2 . Caligo brasiliensis, the Brazilian owl, sulanus owl, or almond-eyed owl, is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. The species can be found in most of South. LThe owl-butterfly is mostly known insect in the tropical forest of low altitude. It is thus called because of its ocellus looking like an eye of an own on its hindwings.
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Caligo oedipus Stichel. Peru east of the Andes is regarded as the most important biodiversity hotspot in the world. Member feedback about Syagrus romanzoffiana: The larvae of the nominate subspecies have been recorded on Euterpe edulisMusa species, and Hedychium coronarium. Caligo idomeneus Linnaeus, Brazil, Surinam.
Caligo brasiliensis Felder. Nine countries have territory in the Amazon River basin or immediately adjoin this region: Member feedback about List of butterflies of the Amazon River basin and the Andes: Caligo eurilochus brasiliensis ; Caligo brasiliensis brasiliensis ; [NL4A]a. Caligo prometheus epimetheus ; Fruhstorfer,Dt. Caligo euphorbus euphorbus ; [NL4A]a.
The exact identification of these species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group. Felder,4: The pinnate leaves arch back down towards the t Preliminary list of Rhopalocera J.
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Flora of Brazil Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. Member feedback about List of butterflies of Mexico: The larvae of subspecies sulanus have been recorded on Heliconia, Calathea, and Musa species. Such torn wing does not prevent the insect to fly or to brasiliwnsis Morpho mithridates Fabricius, ; nom.
According to this list, there are 2, butterfly species present in Mexico.
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List of butterflies of Colombia topic Location of Colombia This is a list of butterflies of Colombia. External links Caligo brasiliensis sulanus, Mariposas Mexi Member feedback about Euterpe edulis: See [ maps ] Pavonia euphorbus C.
See [ maps ] Pavonia oberthurii Deyrolle, ; ; TL: Caligo cqligo arisbe ; [NL4A]a. Ecuador Caligo agesilaus Druce, ; ; TL: These butterflies of 15 cm of wingspan can be observed mostly while sitting on a trunk or on the ground eating rotting fruits. Vrasiliensis bellerophon Stichel, Ecuador.
The species can be found in most of South America as various subspecies, including Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela and Ecuador. See [ maps ] Papilio eurilochus Cramer, ; Uitl. South America as a whole constitutes the Neotropical realm. Some owl butterflies form leks in mating behavior. The larvae of Caligo brasiliensis are reported to feed on E. Caligo brasiliensis topic Caligo brasiliensis, the Brazilian owl, sulanus owl, or almond-eyed owl, is a butterfly of the family Nymphalidae.
Butterflies of Central America Revolvy Brain revolvybrain. The larvae of the nominate subspecies have been recorded on Euterpe edulis, Musa species, and Hedychium coronarium.
Caligo prometheus Kollar. Taxonomy This palm was first scientifically described and validly published as Cocos romanzoffiana in in Paris in a folio of illustrations made by the artist Louis Choris, with a description by the French-German poet and botani Some species are of uncertain placement with regard to these groups, however: See [ maps ] Caligo placidianus Staudinger, ; ; TL: Larva on Asterogyne martianaCalathea sp.