Buttercup Butterfly - 5x4 Riker Mount
Buttercup Butterfly (Phoebis trite)
Wingspan: 1 3/4 - 2 1/4 inches
The Buttercup Butterfly (Phoebis trite) is similar to the Phoebis philea in that it has extremely bright yellow coloring; you won't find a brighter yellow butterfly. However, it lacks the 2 orange dots and is a little smaller than the philea. It's also a lighter shade of yellow, a lemon yellow.
Origin: Central, South America.