Hetaerina caja (Drury, 1773)
CalopterygidaeRuby spots

Male
Male
Appendages- dorsal view
Appendages- dorsal view
Female
Female
Appendages- lateral view
Appendages- lateral view



Field marks
  Lacks stigma
  Red spot on hindwing tip

Similar species
Hetaerina fuscoguttata
Hetaerina cruentata

Habitat: Small clear streams in forest.

Local distribution: Pacific lowlands, 50 to 200 m (Sardinal).

Abundance: Uncommon

Species range: Mexico, Nicaragua to Panama

Phenology: P: 2,3,11



Credits: Images and text copyright 2007, William A. Haber, http://efg.cs.umb.edu/