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Caligo oileus

Wikipedia Abstract

The Oileus Giant Owl (Caligo oileus) is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. The species can be found from Mexico to northern South America. The larvae feed on Heliconia and Musa species.
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Prey / Diet

Musa acuminata (edible banana)[1]



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1HOSTS - 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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