Butterflies and Moths of North America

collecting and sharing data about Lepidoptera

Blue-banded Morpho
Morpho achilles Linnaeus, 1758

Family: Nymphalidae
Subfamily: Satyrinae
Tribe: Morphini
Wing Span:
Life History:
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Range: Eight subspecies that range through central and South America (source: Butterflies of America)
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes: Eight subspecies are recognized (source: Butterflies of America): achilles, agamedes, fischeri, glaisi, guaraunos, patroclus, phokylides, vitrea (source: Butterflies of America)
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