Ithomia terra HaenschBoth

Male dorsal
Male dorsal
Female dorsal
Female dorsal
Male venrtral
Male venrtral
Female venrtral
Female venrtral

Wingspan: 46 mm




Identification: Small, no red-brown in the borders above, veins at end of hindwing discal cell with broad black shading, black postdiscal bar short, forewing vein M2 all black, no yellow at base of ventral hindwing.

Similar species
Ithomia bolivari
Ithomia diasa
Oleria paula
Hypoleria cassotis

Local distribution: Not recorded at Monteverde. Known from similar Atlantic slope habitats to the south.

Species range: Costa Rica to South America

Abundance: Not yet recorded

Early stages: Unknown

Larval food plants
  Unknown




Credits: Credits: Images and text copyright 2001-2007 by William A. Haber, efg.cs.umb.edu/