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Species page for Morpho peleides

Records from Isla Colon:


Record Locator #9218

Panama; B. del Toro; Isla Colon

lat 9.4070, long -82.3079 

15-20 July 2012; banana bait trap

trail through primary forest

Frederick C. Mosher



Field notes from Isla Colon:


This species is common on Isla Colon in all seasons and habitats. It comes to banana bait in both pasture and forest, and is a familiar sight flapping along the forest edge.



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