CUBA, January 2012

A few images snatched during a 'non-butterflying' tour of the island

CUBA, a non-butterflying trip in January 2012

Hemiargus ceraunus filenus
Hemiargus ceraunus filenus

Ceraunus Blue but also known as Hemiargus hanno or Hanno Blue (I'm not up to date with the latest nomenclature), photographed at Vinales

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Leptotes cassius
Leptotes cassius

Cassius Blue, Varadero

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Strymon limenia
Strymon limenia

Limenia Scrub Hairstreak, Varadero

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Strymon limenia
Strymon limenia

Limenia Scrub Hairstreak, Varadero

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Anthanassa frisia
Anthanassa frisia

Cuban Crescent, roadside at Varadero

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Anartia jatrophae guantanamo
Anartia jatrophae guantanamo

White Peacock, Lake Hanabanilla, central Cuba

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Agraulis vanillae insularis
Agraulis vanillae insularis

Gulf Fritillary, common and beautiful, also at Varadero

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Agraulis vanillae insularis
Agraulis vanillae insularis

Gulf Fritillary, Varadero

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Calisto herophile herophile
Calisto herophile herophile

Cuban Calisto, endemic to the island, seen at Varadero

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Atalopedes mesogramma mesogramma
Atalopedes mesogramma mesogramma

Mesogramma Skipper (very unimaginatively named), seen at Varadero

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