The Painted Beauty (Batesia hypochlora) is found in the upper Amazon areas of Brazil, Ecuador and Peru. Batesia is a genus of butterfly of the Nymphalidae family containing only one species, the Painted Beauty. The wingspan is 85-95 mm.
Just in time for football season, see the most orange and blue butterflies ever displayed in the Butterfly Rainforest at the Florida Museum! And UF students get in free with their student ID now through Sept.