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2015-05-20 20:27:10

DUBLIN, May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gc4xck/data_center) has announced the addition of the "Data Center

2015-04-08 08:31:09

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Infinisource, a leading provider of SaaS-based Human Capital Management technology solutions and services, and Morpho, a leading

How do butterfly wings become so vivid and colorful?
2014-12-23 07:49:32

Butterflies are some of nature’s most beautiful creatures, with the shiny blue Morpho butterfly standing out as among the most spectacular. But how do the colors and patterns featured on their wings evolve?

2014-09-09 23:12:13

Butterfly Lovers Unite to Celebrate this Vividly Colorful Insect; Dedicated Overnight Package Pine Mountain, GA (PRWEB) September 09, 2014 September

Skipping Meals May Affect Butterfly Wing Size And Coloration
2014-04-04 14:22:08

High food stress may impact wing size and coloration—both indicators of migratory success—in monarch butterflies

Wings Of The Morpho Butterfly Inspire New Wave Of Technologies
2013-09-10 06:40:03

The stunning iridescent wings of the tropical blue Morpho butterfly might expand the range of innovative technologies according to a new study from an international team of researchers.

2012-04-30 19:50:19

University of Florida lepidopterist Andrei Sourakov has spent his life’s work studying moths and butterflies.


Latest Morpho Reference Libraries

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2005-09-09 09:58:05

PHOTO CAPTION: Photograph of a Blue Morpho butterfly (Morpho menelaus) by Gregory Phillips The Blue Morpho (Morpho menelaus) is a beautifully iridescent tropical butterfly of the Central and South American regions.

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2005-08-25 10:15:23

A Morpho butterfly is one of over 80 described species of the genus Morpho. They are showy, neotropical butterflies found mostly in South America with a few species recorded in southern Mexico and Mesoamerica. Morphos range in wingspan from the3 inch (7.5 cm) M. rhodopteron to the imposing 8 inch (20 cm) Sunset Morpho, M. hecuba. The name Morpho derives from its use as an epithet of Venus. Many Morpho butterflies are colored in metallic, shimmering shades of blue and green. These colors...

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