PacSci Perspectives

Fresh Sheet – July 2, 2016

by | Jul 2, 2016

Anartia amathea

Anartia amathea (Scarlet Peacock)

America is celebrating its 240th birthday this week. What better time to take the family to Pacific Science Center and visit our Tropical Butterfly House? The colors rival any fireworks – and it’s a lot quieter!

Bioproductores de El Salvador

30 – Anaea eurypyle (Pointed Leafwing)
6 – Archeoprepona demophoon (Hubner’s Prepona)
10 – Caligo memnon (Owl Butterfly)
20 – Catonephele numilia (Numilia)
40 – Eurytides epidaus (Long-tailed Kite Swallowtail)
13 – Eurytides thymbraeus (White-crested Swallowtail)
14 – Heliconius hecale (Tiger Longwing)
10 – Lycorea cleobaea (Large Tiger)
40 – Morpho peleides (Blue Morpho)
12 – Morpho polyphemus (White Morpho)
30 – Myscelia ethusa (Royal Blue Butterfly)
35 – Papilio erostratus (Dusky Swallowtail)
25 – Papilio torquatus (Band-gapped Swallowtail)
40 – Papilio torquatus (Band-gapped Swallowtail)
10 – Archeoprepona demophon (One-spotted Prepona)
20 – Prepona omphale (Blue Belly-Button)
10 – Smyrna blomfildia (Blomfeld’s Beauty)
35 – Tithorea harmonia (Harmonia Tigerwing)

Total = 400

Neotropical Insects NV
Suriname

50 – Battus polydamas (Polydamus Swallowtail)
7 – Heraclides anchisiades (Ruby-spotted Swallowtail)
5 – Heliconius melpomene (Postman)
70 – Dryas iulia (Julia Longwing)
70 – Anartia amathea (Scarlet Peacock)
5 – Caligo memnon (Owl Butterfly)
10 – Eryphanis polyxena (Purple Mort Bleu Owl)
13 – Mechanitis polymnia (Polymnia Tigerwing)
40 – 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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