Mariposas de Bolivia

by Gottfried, Siebel Miguel Solis and Peter Møllmann

September - November 2021 -

First update n0vember 18, 2021

Last update december 7, 2021

Editor: Lars Andersen

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Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia

First update september 25-28, 2021

Gottfried Siebel and Miguel Solis

Rocas en lo subtropical. Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25.-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

Rocas en lo subtropical. Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

Idomeneus giant owl, Caligo idomeneus (Linnaeus, 1758). Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25.-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried SiebelIdomeneus giant owl, Caligo idomeneus (Linnaeus, 1758). Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25.-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

Idomeneus giant owl, Caligo idomeneus idomeneus (Linnaeus, 1758). Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel
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Kim Garwood nov. 21. 2021; are you sure of the ssp? Why not C. i. idomenides (Fruhstorfer, 1903)? Lovely photo.

Minyas Cycadian, Eumaeus minyas (Hübner, 1809). Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25.-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel Calydna venusta morio (Stichel, 1929). Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25.-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

Minyas Cycadian, Eumaeus minyas (Hübner, 1809) and Calydna venusta morio (Stichel, 1929).
Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

Flor de la pasión / Perfumed passionflower, Passiflora vitifolia. Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25.-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

Flor de la pasión / Perfumed passionflower, Passiflora vitifolia.
Florida, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia september 25-28, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

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Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia

october 1, 2021

Gottfried Siebel, Martin Apaza Ticona and Miguel Solis

Observing butterflies on the road. Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel and Miguel Solis

Observing butterflies on the road. Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel and Miguel Solis

Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

Telemus Hairstreak, Paiwarria telemus (Cramer, 1775) and Bates' Hairstreak, Evenus batesii (Hewitson, 1865).
Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia
october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

Bates' Hairstreak Video by Martin Apaza Ticona

Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

Bitias Hairstreak, Panthiades bitias (Cramer, 1777) and Shining Groundstreak, Calycopis demonassa (Hewitson, 1868).
Nymphidium caricae caricae (Linnaeus, 1758) and Setabis flammula (H. Bates, 1868).
Porvenir, Remanso, Parque Noel Kempff, Bolivia
october 1, 2021. Photographer; Gottfried Siebel

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Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia

First update november 8 - 28, 2021

Last update december 7, 2021

Butterflies, Peter Møllmann

Finally I am back in Caranavi. I hope I will be able to find some nice butterflies in the next 3 months. Flamboyant trees with flowers from the plaza. november 8, 2021. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Finally I am back in Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia.
I hope I will be able to find some nice butterflies in the next 3 months.
Flamboyant trees with flowers from the plaza november 8, 2021.
Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Peter Møllmann november 15, 2021:
Testing my new drone in a ravine near Caranavi Bolivia

Had a wonderful day with lots of butterflies at a old hotspot near Caranavi Bolivia november 17, 2021.Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Had a wonderful day with lots of butterflies at a old hotspot near
Caranavi Bolivia
november 17, 2021.Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 21, 20121 Photographer; Peter MøllmannRed Blue Shoemaker, Prepona praeneste ssp. buckleyana (Hewitson, 1876). Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 21, 20121 Photographer; Peter MøllmannRed Blue Shoemaker, Prepona praeneste ssp. buckleyana (Hewitson, 1876). Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 21, 20121 Photographer; Peter MøllmannRed Blue Shoemaker, Prepona praeneste ssp. buckleyana (Hewitson, 1876). Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 21, 20121 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Red Blue Shoemaker, Prepona praeneste ssp. buckleyana (Hewitson, 1876). 
Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia 
november 21, 2021. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Peter Møllmann; I had 2 wonderful days in the highlands near Caranavi.
Most common butterfly Aurora Morpho, Morpho aurora, hundreds flying all over.
Best was several Red Blue Shoemaker, Prepona praeneste buckleyana.

Leprieur's glory, Asterope leprieuri ssp. depuiseti (C. & R. Felder, 1861).  Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 21, 20121 Photographer; Peter MøllmannLeprieur's glory, Asterope leprieuri ssp. depuiseti (C. & R. Felder, 1861).  Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 21, 20121 Photographer; Peter MøllmannLeprieur's glory, Asterope leprieuri ssp. depuiseti (C. & R. Felder, 1861).  Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 21, 20121 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Leprieur's Glory, Asterope leprieuri ssp. depuiseti (C. & R. Felder, 1861). 
Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia 
november 21, 2021 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Rio Zongo, Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 23, 20121 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Rio Zongo, Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 23, 2021 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Irmina Sister, Adelpha irmina ssp. tumida (A. Butler, 1873). Rio Tunki 1740m., Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia  november 23, 2021 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Irmina Sister, Adelpha irmina ssp. tumida (A. Butler, 1873).
Rio Tunki 1740m., Caranavi Highlands, Yungas, Bolivia 
november 23, 2021 Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Long-tailed Metalmark, Rhetus arcius ssp. huana (Saunders, 1859). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 29, 2021 Photographer;  Peter MøllmannTurquoise Emperor, Doxocopa laurentia ssp. cherubina. Caranavi highlands. 1600m., Yungas, Bolivia  november 29, 2021 Photographer;  Peter MøllmannNymphidium carmentis ssp. carmentis (Stichel, 1910), on ginger flower, Etlingera elatior. Caranavi City, Yungas, Bolivia  november 29, 2021 Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Long-tailed Metalmark,
Rhetus arcius ssp. huana (Saunders, 1859).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia 
november 29, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
Turquoise Emperor,
Doxocopa laurentia ssp. cherubina.
Caranavi Highlands,1600m., Yungas, Bolivia 
november 29, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
Nymphidium carmentis ssp. carmentis (Stichel, 1910),
on
ginger flower, Etlingera elatior.
Caranavi City, Yungas, Bolivia 
november 29, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann

Mimas Groundstreak, Calycopis mimas (Godman & Salvin, 1887) or Atnius Groundstreak, Calycopis atnius (Herrich-Schäffer, 1853). Caranavi Highlands 1600m., Yungas, Bolivia december 1, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannImelda aenetus (Hewitson, 1874). Caranavi Highlands 1600m., Yungas, Bolivia december 1, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannCarias Purplewing, Eunica carias ssp. tenebrosa (Salvin, 1869). Caranavi Highlands 1600m., Yungas, Bolivia december 1, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Mimas Groundstreak, Calycopis mimas (Godman & Salvin, 1887) or
Atnius Groundstreak, Calycopis atnius (Herrich-Schäffer, 1853) group.
Caranavi Highlands 1600m., Yungas, Bolivia
december 1, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
Imelda aenetus (Hewitson, 1874).
Caranavi Highlands 1600m., Yungas, Bolivia
december 1, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
ID comments by
Lars Andersen
Carias Purplewing, Eunica carias ssp. tenebrosa (Salvin, 1869).
Caranavi Highlands 1600m., Yungas, Bolivia
december 1, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
ID comments by
Lars Andersen

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Coroico, Yungas, Bolivia

First update december 6, 2021

Last update december 8, 2021

Nikolaj Kleissl

Yolosita 1100 m.,, Coroico, Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

Yolosita 1100 m.,, Coroico, Yungas, Bolivia december 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

Coroico, Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj KleisslCoroico, Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj KleisslCoroico, Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

Coroico 1700-1800 m., Yungas. Bolivia december 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

unknown clearwing species, Ithomiini family Coroico 1800 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj KleisslCosinga Hawker, Metardaris cosinga (Hewitson, 1874). Coroico 1800 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

unknown clearwing species, Ithomiini family and Cosinga Hawker, Metardaris cosinga (Hewitson, 1874).
Coroico 1800 m., Yungas, Bolivia
december 3, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

Hidden Arcas, Arcas jivaro (Nicolay, 1971). Coroico 1800 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

Hidden Arcas, Arcas jivaro (Nicolay, 1971). Coroico 1800 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

Nikolaj Kleissl December 1, 2021: Today landed in El Alto/La Paz, and drove by minibus over Cumbre pass to Coroico. Here some pictures from the first hotel in Coroico and on a trip with hummingbirds and butterflies.

Coroico 1600 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

Coroico 1600 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 1, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

Coroico 1600 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 7, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj KleisslCoroico 1600 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 7, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj KleisslCoroico 1600 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 7, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj KleisslCoroico 1600 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 7, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

Coroico 1600 m., Yungas, Bolivia december 7, 2021. Photographer;  Nikolaj Kleissl

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Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia

First update november 28, 2021

Last update december 8, 2021

Moths, Peter Møllmann

Jungle Dragon, Coronidia leachii (Godart, 1819). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 27, 20121 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Jungle Dragon, Coronidia leachii (Godart, 1819). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 27, 2021 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

White Witch, Thysania agrippina (Cramer, 1776) male. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 26, 2021 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

White Witch, Thysania agrippina (Cramer, 1776) male. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 27, 20121 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

White Witch, Thysania agrippina (Cramer, 1776) male. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 27, 2021 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Letis occidua (Linnaeus, 1758). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  december 7, 2021. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Letis occidua (Linnaeus, 1758). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  december 7, 2021. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Rothschild's Silk Moth, Rothschildia erycina (Shaw, 1797). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  december 6, 2021. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Rothschild's Silk MothRothschildia erycina (Shaw, 1797). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  december 6, 2021. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 27, 20121 Photographer; Peter MøllmannCopaxa decrescens (Walker 1855) and Xylophanes pistacina (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 1, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Unknown species. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 27, 2021 Photographer; Peter Møllmann and
Copaxa decrescens (Walker 1855). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 1, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Draconia species. Thyrididae fam. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Draconia species. Thyrididae fam. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 6, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Maybe a Zale peruncta (Guenée, 1852) family Erebidae. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 5, 2021. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Maybe a Zale peruncta (Guenée, 1852) family Erebidae. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 5, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Florestan Sphinx, Manduca florestan (Cramer, 1782). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 5, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmannand Dupochel's Sphinx, Amphonyx duponcheli (Poey, 1832). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 5, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Florestan Sphinx, Manduca florestan (Cramer, 1782) and Dupochel's Sphinx, Amphonyx duponcheli (Poey, 1832).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 5, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Beelzebuth Sphinx,	Cocytius beelzebuth (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannBeelzebuth Sphinx,	Cocytius beelzebuth (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Beelzebuth Sphinx, Cocytius beelzebuth (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Cluentius Sphinx,	Neococytius cluentius (Cramer, 1776). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannCluentius Sphinx, Neococytius cluentius (Cramer, 1776). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Cluentius Sphinx, Neococytius cluentius (Cramer, 1776). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Xylophanes ceratomioides or X. lamontagnei. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 1, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannXylophanes ceratomioides or X. lamontagnei. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 1, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannXylophanes pistacina (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 1, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Xylophanes ceratomioides or X. lamontagnei.
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 1, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
ID comments by
Jean Haxaire
Xylophanes pistacina (Boisduval, 1875).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 1, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
ID comments by
Jean Haxaire and Lars Andersen

Xylophanes thyelia (Linnaeus, 1758).  Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 7, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannLibya sphinx, Xylophanes libya (Druce, 1878).  Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 5, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannXylophanes amadis (Stoll, 1782). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannPorcus sphinx, Xylophanes porcus (Hübner, 1823). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Xylophanes thyelia (Linnaeus, 1758).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 7, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
ID comments by
Jean Haxaire
Libya sphinx, Xylophanes libya (Druce, 1878).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 5, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
ID by
Jean Haxaire
Xylophanes amadis (Stoll, 1782).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 4, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
Porcus sphinx, Xylophanes porcus (Hübner, 1823).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 4, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann

Oryba kadeni (Schaufuss, 1870) female. Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 27, 20121 Photographer; Peter MøllmannOryba achemenides (Cramer, 1779) female.  Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  december 4, 20121 Photographer; Peter MøllmannCallionima acuta (Rothschild & Jordan, 1910). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 5, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannSpangled Sphinx,	Callionima nomius (Walker, 1856). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter Møllmann

Oryba kadeni (Schaufuss, 1870) female.
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia 
november 27, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
Oryba achemenides (Cramer, 1779) female.
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 4, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
Callionima acuta (Rothschild & Jordan, 1910).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 5, 2021. Bolivia
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
Spangled Sphinx, Callionima nomius (Walker, 1856).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 4, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann

Striped Vine Sphinx, Eumorpha vitis (Linnaeus, 1758). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia december 4, 2021. Photographer;  Peter MøllmannGaudy Hawkmoth,	Eumorpha capronnieri (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia  november 29, 2021 Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Striped Vine Sphinx, Eumorpha vitis (Linnaeus, 1758).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
december 4, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann
Gaudy Hawkmoth, Eumorpha capronnieri (Boisduval, 1875).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia 
november 29, 2021.
Photographer; 
Peter Møllmann

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