Male Dyson's Blue Doctor butterfly ( Rhetus dysonii )
Usually found near narrow streams or ditches in forest glades, roadsides and similar disturbed habitat in Panama, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Brazil and Bolivia. In the eastern Andes it ranges between altitdes of 800-2000m.
Photograph ID: BolButterfly2012D7
Photo © James Brunker, Magical Andes Photography 2015
Model Release: No
Property Release: No
Photograph size: 11.8 Mpixels (33.9 MB uncompressed) - 2809x4213 pixels (9.3x14.0 in / 23.8x35.7 cm at 300 ppi)
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