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Orion Cecropian
Orion Cecropian (Historis odius: Nymphalidae) Wingspan 8.9-11.4 cm (3.5-4.5 in).
Habitat
Salt farm, mangrove swamp and disturbed Pacific tropical dry forest at ca. 4 m (13 ft) elevation.
Location
Cocas Rocas Road at the salt farm near Chomes, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica.
Date taken
July 2023
Scientific name
Historis odius
Equipment used
Canon
outstanding portrait of this attractive butterfly, Stanley, captured in a great original setting, nicely showing the red antennas, love it, many tfs!!
 
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An interesting looking moth this one I think Stanley, with some great markings, which surely must be designed to confuse a bird!!!

A fabulous picture my friend - well done lad.
 

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Category
Butterflies & Moths
Added by
Stanley Jones
Date added
View count
151
Comment count
6

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/7.1
Focal length
500.0 mm
Exposure time
1/640 second(s)
ISO
1250
Filename
Orion Cecropian, Cocas Road at the salt faarm near Chomes, Puntarenas Province, Costa Rica.jpg
File size
241.1 KB
Date taken
Thu, 06 July 2023 1:44 PM
Dimensions
1004px x 1024px

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