Queen Panacea - Panacea regina
The Queen Panacea, Panacea regina (Nymphalidae), also commonly referred to as Queen Flasher, is a colorful butterfly found across much of Amazonia from Colombia to Peru and southern Brazil.
Panacea regina is the largest member of the genus. It was discovered by the legendary explorer and naturalist Henry Walter Bates, and named after the Queen Victoria (Victoria regina).
Photo credit: ©Jeffrey Glassberg | Locality: Napo, Ecuador (2014)