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Cracker Butterfly

Cracker Butterfly
Hamadryas feronia

Found in South America and into the West Indies, this small butterfly has an attractive wing pattern. The underside of the wing is lighter and is also attractive. The Cracker is named after the clicking noise it sometimes makes during flight.

Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Hamadryas
Latin name: Hamadryas feronia
Common name: Cracker Butterfly