Costa Rica Biodiversity

Quepos Manuel Antonio Butterflies


This page is it about butterfly species found in Palmas Pacifica Real Estate with basic information about the types of different groups of organisms in Costa Rica. The scientific name is presented with Costa Rican common name.

  • Scientific name
  • Common name
Orange-barred Sulphur
Phoebis philea
Naranja Azufre
Giant Swallowtail, Orange Dog, Orange Puppy
Papilio cresphontes
Cola de Golondrina (grande)
Black Swallowtail, American Swallowtail, Parsnip Swallowtail
Papilio polyxenes
Cola de Golondrina (Pequeña)
Menelaus Blue Morpho
Morpho menelaus
Morfo Azul


List of organisms observed in Palmas Pacifica Property and surrounding, Quepos, Aguirre, Puntarenas.


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