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Butterflies of Amazon & Andes
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A gallery of photographs taken by Adrian Hoskins
Photographs taken in Venezuela, Ecuador, Brazil and Peru.
 
On this and the next 2 pages you will find almost 300 images depicting a small but representative selection of butterflies found in the Amazon and Andes. Clicking on any image takes you to a page dedicated to that species, describing it's lifecycle and behaviour. Photographs and articles about additional species can be accessed via the alphabetic Species Index.
 

Temenis laothoe Caria mantinea Rhetus periander

Adelpha mesentina Hypoleria lavinia Marpesia petreus

Adelpha erotia Philaethria dido Lasaia agesilas

Asterope leprieuri Catonephele acontius Polythrix octomaculata

Anteos menippe Batesia hypochlora Adelpha jordani

Caeruleuptychia helios Cithaerias phantoma Hamadryas laodamia

Callicore cynosura Nymphidium caricae Eurybia molochina

Dynamine gisella Amarynthis meneria Hamadryas feronia

Panacea prola Jemadia hewitsoni Pseudodebis valentina

Synargis orestessa Tithorea harmonia Protesilaus earis

Perrhybris pamela Parides sesostris Eurema xantochlora
Baeotus beotus

Tigridia acesta Heliconius erato Taygetis sylvia

Anastrus neaeris Callicore eunomia Archaeoprepona amphimachus

Oleria onega Parcella amarynthina Panacea regina

Battus crassus Eresia nauplius Metacharis lucius

Colobura dirce Caria sponsa Chloreuptychia marica

Nessaea batesii Methona confusa Mylon maimon

Achlyodes busirus Doxocopa lavinia Aphrissa statira

Theritas hemon Opsiphanes cassiae Taygetis virgilia

Metacharis regalis Marpesia crethon Melinaea menophilus

Notheme erota Nica flavilla Marpesia chiron

Fountainea halice Cithaerias pireta Hyposcada illinissa

Echydna punctata Heliconius numata Eurema albula

Sophista aristoteles Rareuptychia clio Neoxeniades bajula

Pyrrhogyra amphiro Phocides pigmalion Pteronymia sao

Antigonus decens Adelpha capucinus Arawacus separata

Hyalothyrus neleus Bia actorion Eueides lybia

Cycloglypha thrasibulus Emesis mandana Vila azeca

Godyris zavaleta Hamadryas amphinome Heraclides torquatus

Camptopleura theramenes Eurybia albiseriata Phareas coeleste

Adelpha messana Ectima lirides Baeotus aeilus

Semomesia croesus Pareuptychia ocirrhoe Taygetis angulosa

Memphis acidalia Lyropteryx apollonia Ithomia arduinna

mixed group including Anteos menippe, Rhabdodryas trite, Phoebis agarithe, Itaballia demophile, Aphrissa statira and Protographium agesilaus on a sandbank on the Rio Madre de Dios, Peru 2008

 
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