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Caligo illioneus (Owl butterfly)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Illioneus Giant Owl (Caligo illioneus) is an owl butterfly belonging to the nymphalid family, Morphinae subfamily, tribe Brassolini.
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Prey / Diet

Elops lacerta (Atlantic ladyfish)[1]
Goeppertia latifolia[1]
Hedychium coronarium (white garland-lily)[2]
Heliconia latispatha (expanded lobsterclaw)[1]
Musa acuminata (edible banana)[2]
Musa paradisiaca (Banana)[2]
Saccharum officinarum (sugarcane)[1]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo



Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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