Scarce Bamboo Page (Philaethria dido)

Order: Lepidoptera (le-pid-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Nymphalidae (nim-FAL-ih-dee) (Info)
Genus: Philaethria
Species: dido

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On Mar 23, 2008, debnes_dfw_tx from Fort Worth, TX (Zone 8a) wrote:

Flies South of the border and near border of Texas & throughout Northern South America. The Malachite is said to mimic this poisonous species with similar coloring.

Larval host are among Passiflora spp. (P. vitifolia)

Neutral

On Sep 7, 2007, bonitin from Gent
Belgium (Zone 8a) wrote:

Information about this specie can be found on this site;

http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species?l=1668