Cracker butterflies are a neotropical group of medium-sized brush-footed butterfly species of the genus Hamadryas. They acquired their common name due to the unusual way that males produce a "cracking" sound as part of their territorial displays.
Love the mohawk!amazing bug with the emerald green colors often seen in the tiny miracles of the created world, especially among insects. Detail of the feathery looking antenna associated with moths gives a unique photo!
Mariposa 88 / The 88 Butterfly (Diaethria clymena) :: This butterfly is found in South America. The underside of the hind wing has a typical black-and-white pattern showing an or This butterfly lives in wet tropical forests.