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''Eresia clio'', the common crescent or Clio crescent, is a butterfly of the family Nymphalidae. It was described by Carl Linnaeus in 1758. It is found from southern Mexico to Peru, Bolivia, the Guyanas and Brazil . The habitat consists of forest edges with low vegetation.

The wingspan is about 36 mm. Adults feed on flower nectar and males have been observed imbibing moisture from sandbanks, river beds, drying pools or peccary wallows.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by fchristant
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Uploaded Feb 9, 2019. Captured Oct 23, 2018 10:56.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/16.0
  • 1/60s
  • ISO64
  • 105mm