PacSci Perspectives

Fresh Sheet – June 4, 2016

by | Jun 4, 2016

Anaea eurypyle

Anaea eurypyle

Some butterflies drink flower nectar and some butterflies drink fruit juice. At our Tropical Butterfly House, the flowers are always blooming and the fruit dishes are always full. Next time you visit us, observe the diet of your favorite butterfly!

Bioproductores de El Salvador

10 – Anaea eurypyle (Pointed Leafwing)
10 – Anaea nobilis (Noble Leafwing)
12 – Archeoprepona demophoon (Hubner’s Prepona)
10 – Caligo memnon (Owl Butterfly)
25 – Catonephele numilia (Numilia)
35 – Eurytides epidaus (Long-tailed Kite Swallowtail)
30 – Eurytides thymbraeus (White-crested Swallowtail)
25 – Heliconius charitonius (Zebra Longwing)
30 – Heliconius hecale (Tiger Longwing)
10 – Heliconius hortense (Mountain Longwing)
30 – Heliconius ismenius (Ismenius Longwing)
25 – Lycorea cleobaea (Large Tiger)
13 – Morpho polyphemus (White Morpho)
30 – Myscelia ethusa (Royal Blue Butterfly)
10 – Papilio androgeus (Queen Page)
10 – Papilio erostratus (Dusky Swallowtail)
25 – Papilio torquatus (Band-gapped Swallowtail)
10 – Papilio pilumnus (Three-tailed Swallowtail)
15 – Archeoprepona demophon (One-spotted Prepona)
10 – Prepona omphale (Blue Belly-Button)
25 – Tithorea harmonia (Harmonia Tigerwing)

Total = 400

Neotropical Insects NV
Suriname

20 – Battus polydamas (Polydamus Swallowtail)
10 – Heraclides anchisiades (Ruby-spotted Swallowtail)
70 – Heliconius melpomene (Postman)
5 – Heliconius hecale (Tiger Longwing)
15 – Dryas iulia (Julia Longwing)
70 – Anartia amathea (Scarlet Peacock)
5 – Hamadryas amphinome (Red Calico)
15 – Biblis hyperia (Red Rim)
10 – Caligo memnon (Owl Butterfly)
15 – Eryphanis polyxena (Purple Mort Bleu Owl)
5 – Mechanitis polymnia (Polymnia Tigerwing)
30 – Tithorea harmonia (Harmonia Tigerwing)

Total = 270

Grand Total = 670

“Fresh Sheet” is our weekly shipment report of pupae on display in the emerging window. Visit Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House and meet our newest residents.

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