5 Most Unusual And Beautiful Butterflies In The World

3 -Eighty Eight Butterfly

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Anna’s eighty-eight (Diaethria anna) is a butterfly in wet tropical forests in Middle America. On rare occasions, it can be found as a stray in south Texas. Its upperside is dark brown with a metallic bluish-green band on the forewings. The underside of the forewings are red, which is followed by a wide, black band and then white tips; the underside of the hindwings is white, with lines that approximate a black-outlined “88,” giving the species its common name.

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