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These butterflies are medium-
These butterflies are unusual in that they lay their eggs on dead leaves of various shrubs and trees laying on the ground. Favorite leaves include those of oaks, Wax Myrtle, Brazilian Pepper, and Mangos. The resulting caterpillars then feed on the dead leaves.
All of the photos on this page were taken in the Babcock-