Please identify

Chris Raper cmt.raper at
Mon Jun 5 04:35:41 EDT 2000

On Sun, 4 Jun 2000 10:33:45 -0500, "Michael S." <scikid at>

>Can anyone put this butterfly in a group? I think its Ithomiidae but not
>sure... Its a little interesting because its 50 million years old... Its not
>mine but is on some gem site:

Without better resolution it is difficult to say what kind of
invertebrate it might be. It certainly seems to have transparent wings
with dark blotches - but so do many things, not all of them even
lepidoptera :-(

Best wishes,
Chris R.

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