17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The Depths of the Blue Morpho
This is a Blue Morpho butterfly from the Monteverde rainforest in Costa Rica. They are some of the largest butterflies, with wings spanning from five to eight inches. When their wings are opened, they are a bright, iridescent, blue color.
|Photo Location:||Monteverde, Costa Rica|
|Copyright:||© Sofia Lopez|