Cymothoe Mabillei

Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Jan 24, 2024 By Adekunle Olanrewaju Jason
Originally Published on Apr 12, 2021
Age 3 - 18
Read time: 0.9 Min

Butterflies seem fascinating to everyone, especially kids, and they will love this free printable Cymothoe Mabillei coloring pages resource if they like butterflies. These diurnal animals survive in almost every part of the world. Their bodies, legs, and delicate wings are veiled with dust-like scales that come off when touched. Unlike moths, these creatures usually have bright-colored wings and unique, striking patterns. The life cycle of butterflies consists of four stages, egg, larva, pupa, and adult. Both larvae and adults feed on specific parts of plants. The Cymothoe Mabillei, which is also known as the western red glider, belongs to the family Nymphalidae and genus Cymothoe. It is Afrotropical in distribution and thrives in regions like Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. This butterfly is often present in rainforests at altitudes between 100 to 700 meters. The color of the glider butterfly is fiery orange-red with a whitish-ground color, a dark-brown bottom area, and rows of large dark submarginal chevrons. Did you know? All the butterflies taste with their little feet. They have receptors on their feet that help them to find their food.

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