Moths of the Andes - Leucanella apollinairei   Dognin's Pink Bullseye

Moths of the Andes - Leucanella apollinairei Dognin's Pink Bullseye

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Butterflies and Cocoons ~ "just                 when the   caterpillar  thought the  world was   over, it  became a   butterfly . . . "                      -proverb

Butterflies and Cocoons ~ "just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly . . . " -proverb

After making some enquiries I have found that this pink moth is called Eudaemonia argus. The wings were about 60mm from tip to tip and the length was about 90mm to the bottom of the wing trailers.

After making some enquiries I have found that this pink moth is called Eudaemonia argus. The wings were about 60mm from tip to tip and the length was about 90mm to the bottom of the wing trailers.

The Forest Mother-of-Pearl or Common Mother-of-Pearl (Protogoniomorpha parhassus) is a species of Nymphalidae butterfly found in forested areas of Africa.

The Forest Mother-of-Pearl or Common Mother-of-Pearl (Protogoniomorpha parhassus) is a species of Nymphalidae butterfly found in forested areas of Africa.

~~Batesia hypochlora butterfly by Andrew Neild, UK~~ #putdownyourphone #awesome #butterfly #beautiful nature #colour #amazing

~~Batesia hypochlora butterfly by Andrew Neild, UK~~ #putdownyourphone #awesome #butterfly #beautiful nature #colour #amazing

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