Red Postman Butterfly shows off stunning colors in rainforest

Published November 3, 2018 786 Plays

Rumble / Wild WildlifeThis is a subspecies of the Red Postman butterfly from the Amazon rainforest of Ecuador. Its bright colors warn predators such as birds that it is unpalatable. There are close to 4,000 species of butterflies and some 10,000 moths in Ecuador, one of the countries with the highest biodiversity on earth!