Discover butterflies in the world : Owl butterflies

🇬🇧 What is the link between towls and this butterfly?

Caligo butterflies are called owl butterflies. The large eyespots on their hind wings look like the eyes of an owl. These butterflies are mainly found in tropical forests of Central and South America. This butterfly was photographed in the forest of IguazĂş National Park in Argentina.

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