Flame-bordered Charaxes

(Charaxes protoclea)

Flame-bordered Charaxes
Native to: 

African forests

Plant Association: 

Larvae primarily feed on plants in the family.

Interesting Fact: 

Flame-bordered charaxes spend most of their time in the canopy but occasionally the males are attracted to rotting fruit on the ground.

Photograph by: 
Patty Dodson