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Cattleheart white (Archonias brassolis) PNYC - Pampa Pescado, Pasco, Peru. Oct 22, 2020 Archonias brassolis,Cattleheart white,Geotagged,Peru,Spring Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Cattleheart white (Archonias brassolis)

PNYC - Pampa Pescado, Pasco, Peru. Oct 22, 2020

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  1. I was very surprised to learn that this is a member of Pieridae! Posted 2 months ago
    1. That's crazy! I never would have guessed that. I forget that there are some vibrant species in that family. Posted 2 months ago
    2. Remarkable indeed! Posted 2 months ago

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''Archonias'' is a monotypic genus of butterflies in the family Pieridae. ''Archonias brassolis'', the cattleheart white, is its sole species. It is found from Central America, south through most of South America.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Thibaud Aronson
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By Thibaud Aronson

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Uploaded May 20, 2021. Captured Oct 22, 2020 12:27 in Palcazu, 19320, Peru.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/9.0
  • 1/640s
  • ISO1250
  • 560mm