PacSci Perspectives

Fresh Sheet – July 23, 2016

by | Jul 23, 2016

Hypolimnas bolina

Hypolimnas bolina (Blue moon)

This week over 600 pupae of 17 different species are emerging in our Tropical Butterfly House. Maybe your favorite is here or maybe you will find a new favorite butterfly. Come check them out.

Penang Butterfly Farm, Malaysia

80 – Cethosia cyane (Leopard Lacewing)
17 – Danaus vulgaris (Blue Glassy Tiger)
42 – Hypolimnas bolina (Blue moon)
25 – Idea leuconoe (Paper Kite)
85 – Parthenos sylvia (The Clipper)
11 – Tirumala septentrionis (Dark Blue Tiger)
50 – Vindula dejone (The Cruiser)

Total = 310

Neotropical Insects NV
Suriname

40 – Battus polydamas (Polydamus Swallowtail)
35 – Heraclides anchisiades (Ruby-spotted Swallowtail)
25 – Heliconius melpomene (Postman)
80 – Dryas iulia (Julia Longwing)
70 – Anartia amathea (Scarlet Peacock)
5 – Hamadryas feronia (Variable Calico)
25 – Biblis hyperia (Red Rim)
5 – Caligo memnon (Owl Butterfly)
5 – Eryphanis polyxena (Purple Mort Bleu Owl)
10 – Tithorea harmonia (Harmonia Tigerwing)

Total = 300
Grand Total = 610

“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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