Butterflies

Opsiphanes tamarindi tamarindi

Opsiphanes tamarindi tamarindi butterflyOpsiphanes tamarindi tamarindi butterfly

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Scientific Name: Opsiphanes tamarindi tamarindi.

Family: Nymphalidae.

Subfamily: Brassolinae.

Genus: Opsiphanes, Doubleday, 1849.

Species: tamarindi.

FW Length: 42-52 mm.

Geographic Range: Occurs from 500 to 1600 m, on both slopes, ina association with disturbed forest habitats, very occasionally found in the lowland Guanacaste forest.

Host Plant (s): Cestrus lanatum, C. Standleyi. (Solanaceae).

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