Nymphalidae -- Brush-footed Butterflies



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KEY CHARACTERS:

  • Front legs reduced in size and lacking claws; usually held against the body and not used for walking
            ventral view






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    Last Updated:   11 November 2007
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    John R. Meyer
    Department of Entomology
    NC State University