The Painted Beauty (Batesia hypochlora) is found in the upper Amazon areas of Brazil, Ecuador and Peru. Batesia is a genus of butterfly of the Nymphalidae family containing only one species, the Painted Beauty. The wingspan is 85-95 mm.
~Monarch Butterfly ~"His talent was as natural as the pattern that was made by the dust on a butterfly’s wings. At one time he understood it no more than the butterfly did and he did not know when it was brushed or marred.