Glasswing Greta oto

Fragile beauty. Artists sometimes use butteflies to symbolize the fragility and, at the same time, beauty of nature. The glasswing butterfly is a fitting example of this metaphor.

Name: Glasswing

Latin: Greta oto

Family: Nymphalidae

Origin: C. & S. America

Food plant: Cestrum

Glasswing feeding on Tree Nymph