Photographer: © Ian Montgomery
Location: Sani Lodge Napo Amazonian Ecuador
Date & Time: 8/10/05 2:22:26 PM
Original size (pixels): width 1800, height 1350
Shutter Speed: 1/400 sec
Focal Length: 400.0 mm
Also called Purple Emperor, but this invites confusion with a European butterfly. Wingspan about 50mm. Widespread in rainforest from Columbia to Paraguay, across the Amazon Basin.