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Red Rim Butterfly
Crimson-banded Black Butterfly
Red Rim Butterfly
The Red Rim Butterfly, also called the Crimson-banded Black, is, as its name indicates, a velvet black with a red band at the trailing rim of the hind wings. The red band is bright on the topside and muted on the underside. The butterfly is found from southern USA through Central America/Caribbean to the northern half of South America.