About This Animal
SIZE: 3 inch wingspan
RANGE: South America to Mexico
HABITAT: Shady areas, rainforest, sea level to 3000 ft
DIET: Juice from rotting fruit
ON EXHIBIT: The Butterfly Garden in Ocean Journey
Males and females of the Grecian Shoemaker look completely different. The males have a dark background with 6 bright orange dots. The Females have two cream colored stripes on their wings.