Red / Ruby spotted Swallowtail butterfly (Heraclides anchisiades)
Widespread and common from the southern USA (Texas) south through Central and South America as far as Paraguay, in a wide range of habitats.
Photograph ID: BolButterfly2010D2
Photo © James Brunker, Magical Andes Photography 2010
Model Release: No
Property Release: No
Photograph size: 21.0 Mpixels (60.2 MB uncompressed) - 5616x3744 pixels (18.7x12.4 in / 47.5x31.7 cm at 300 ppi)
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