Scientific Name: Morpho peleides limpida.
Genus: Morpho, Fabricius, 1807.
FW Length: 64-78 mm.
Geographic Range: from sea level to 1800 m, on both slopes, in association with all forest habitats.
Host Plant (s): Macharium, Pterocarpus, Lonchocarpus, Mucuna. (Fabaceae).
Unique Characteristics: This is the most common species of morpho in Central
America, and its floppy, zigzag flight along rivers and forest edges and
through coffee plantations is a familiar sight.
|Metamorphosis Time Life (days)|
|Total Proccess: 119-127|