morpho butter fly

morpho

[mawr-foh]
noun, plural morphos.
any of various large, tropical American butterflies of the genus Morpho, having brilliant blue, iridescent wings with an underside of brown or gray and eyelike spots.
Also called morpho butterfly.
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morpho- or morph-
pref.
Form; shape; structure: morphogenesis.

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