Butterfly

Description
This butterfly was collected in Peru and is part of Major AB Gay’s collection. He was a curator at the Museum and is responsible for the outstanding collection that we have today.
Accession Loan No.
81/2003/1248
Collection Class
Arthropods
Common Name
butterfly
Simple Name
insect: butterfly
Full Name
NYMPHALIDAE: Asterope degandii adamsi (Lathy, 1903): Hewitson’s glory
Family Group

Collector / Excavator
Gay, Major Arthur Bertie (from the collection of)
Collection Country
Peru
Collection Area Region
South America
Collection Continent
Latin America and the Caribbean
Phylum
ARTHROPODA
Family
NYMPHALIDAE

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