Butterflies

Memphis ryphea ryphea

Memphis ryphea ryphea butterflyCommon Name:

Scientific Name: Memphis ryphea ryphea.

Family: Nymphalidae.

Subfamily: Charaxinae.

Genus: Memphis, Hübner, 1819.

Species: ryphea.

FW Length: Male: 27-30 mm. Female: 30-34 mm.

Geographic Range: In Costa Rica, apparently confined to the Atlantic slope below 700 m, in rain forest habitats. Uncommon.

Host Plant (s): Unknown.

Metamorphosis Time Life (days)
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Total Proccess: Unknown