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The iconic morpho blue butterfly doesn’t have a flake of blue pigment.Tiny crystals give a plain fish twinkling, colorful dots under light|Susan Milius|April 6, 2021|Science News
One year a beautiful blue morpho butterfly landed on my sweater, and I carried it with me through the exhibit for several long minutes.For parents, spring brings so much more this year — renewal, beauty and, yes, anxiety|Maggie Smith|April 2, 2021|Washington Post
The structural color of the morpho wings is angle dependent, though—it shimmers and changes as the butterfly flutters.Imitation Is the Sincerest Form of Environmentalism - Issue 90: Something Green|Anastasia Bendebury & Michael Shilo DeLay|October 7, 2020|Nautilus
Take, for example, the opalescent wings of a morpho butterfly.Imitation Is the Sincerest Form of Environmentalism - Issue 90: Something Green|Anastasia Bendebury & Michael Shilo DeLay|October 7, 2020|Nautilus
Helicons came, and once a morpho, the latter a great rarity away from the interior of the woods.
It was in the woods at the Caracoles that I first saw the great morpho butterfly at home.
In this upper story was an image of Aphrodite Morpho fettered—a silly thing he thought it to fetter a cedar-wood doll.The Conflict of Religions in the Early Roman Empire|T. R. Glover
The largest specimens of Morpho Cisseis measure seven inches and a half in expanse.
In the broad alleys of the forest, several species of Morpho were common.